Table of Contents
2011 CFN Conference Featured by Students For Liberty
Students For Liberty features FIRE's 2011 Campus Freedom Network Conference in both a blog post today and on its list of summer opportunities for liberty-minded students. The CFN Conference brings together committed students from across the country to learn from eminent First Amendment scholars and meet fellow advocates for free speech on campus. Students can apply today at thecfn.org/conference.
FIRE’s award-winning Newsdesk covers the free speech news you need to stay informed.
Winning hearts and minds: FIRE celebrates first year of expanded free speech advocacy
One year after expanding into off-campus free speech advocacy, we’re working tirelessly on behalf of individuals of all backgrounds and perspectives, protecting free speech throughout the country without fear, favor, or apology.
VICTORY: Northwestern College Republicans get funding restored after flyer controversy
Northwestern rightfully declined to investigate the student group, but concerns remain about the school's commitment to free speech.
New College of Florida axes professor who criticized college, purportedly over his ‘leftist’ views
New College of Florida trustee Christopher Rufo admitted the college chose not to renew a professor’s contract due to his teaching, views, and criticism of university leadership.
Continuing a pattern and practice of unconstitutional diktats, OCR now requires schools to ‘promote diversity’ to comply with anti-discrimination laws
The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights released a letter and resolution agreement regarding book removals at some Forsyth County Schools libraries in Georgia.