The University of California’s Insane Speech Police

June 22, 2015

By Robby Soave at The Daily Beast

Administrators of the UC system think referring to America as a ‘melting pot’ is somehow offensive—and want teachers to stop using that and many other innocuous phrases.

Fifty years after the birth of the free speech movement at the University of California, Berkeley, officials across the UC system are encouraging faculty and students to purge mundane, potentially offensive words and phrases from their vocabularies...

Schools: University of California, Berkeley