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Thought Control On Modern American College Campuses

July 22, 2010

In April of 2009 I designed and printed fliers for the group Students for Concealed Carry on Campus at a Pittsburgh community college. I included facts such as "The Supreme Court ruled that police have no obligation to protect the people." These fliers earned me a meeting with the Dean of Student Development, Yvonne Burns, who angrily promised that the club would never be allowed on "her" campus, and ordered me to destroy all related literature...

Schools: Community College of Allegheny County Cases: Community College of Allegheny County: Student Denied Right to Start Advocacy Organization