UI Makes List of 10 Worst Schools For Free Speech

March 2, 2015

By Jeff Charis-Carlson at Iowa City Press-Citizen

The University of Iowa appears on this year's "worst of the worst" list compiled by a watchdog organization that monitors free speech on college and university campuses.

In a release Monday, the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) named UI — along with seven other schools, the Kansas Board of Regents and the U.S. Department of Education — as being among nation's "10 worst abusers of student and faculty free speech rights...

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