Berea College

Location: Berea, Kentucky
Type: Private

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  • Kentucky college pressures student group to cancel controversial ‘Ukraine on Fire’ documentary screening

    May 4, 2022

    When a socialist student group at Berea College in Kentucky announced a screening of the documentary “Ukraine on Fire,” the group aimed to start a dialogue about the rights of working class people in ‌Russia and Ukraine.  The ​​Building Revolution, Anti-Imperialism, and Dissent student group scheduled a March 1 screening of “Ukraine on Fire,” which… Read more

  • Communixed: Berea College administration targets student publication

    March 21, 2022

    Berea College claims censorship “is not compatible with the goals of the College.” Apparently that commitment doesn’t apply, however, when the college is faced with students acting as journalists. Last week, FIRE wrote Berea College explaining that it can’t just conveniently forget about its promises of expressive freedom when the student press is involved. Independent… Read more