Why the University Must Be a “Marketplace of Ideas”
The willingness to admit that you may be wrong and actually consider an alternate point of view is exceedingly rare, but increasingly important. In a culture of “alternative facts” and claims of “fake news,” we are no longer healthy skeptics. We are cynics. And rather than listen to another point of view, more often than […]
College Fix: Christian legal group focuses new website on secular campus speech battles
A Christian legal group that has often sued governments on matters of religious freedom is wading more deeply into the secular field of free speech on campus.
Student group says U of Alabama outmatched by Tennessee’s free speech policy
ADF and YAF sent a letter to the University of Alabama to no longer bans speech without a permit that isn’t “casual” or related to national news events.
State laws on student free speech: how does your state measure up?
Increasingly, state legislatures are enacting laws to protect student free speech. We are pleased to release today a review of these state laws, highlighting the states that have protected free speech and those that still have work to do.
Daily Caller: Here’s how every state in America ranks on free speech for students
ADF recently released a ranking on how states across the county stack up in regards to their laws protecting free speech and free association on campus.
How college students can help advance freedom on their campuses
The first line of defense against violations of constitutional principles is the student body acting for freedom and helping to restore a true marketplace of ideas on their campuses.
Meet 4 college students giving us hope for the future of free speech
The ADF Center for Academic Freedom has the opportunity to represent many students who stand up for their constitutional rights on campus.
These troubling studies show why it’s important that students understand the Constitution
After all, shouldn’t students know the founding document of our own country?
Know your rights on campus
With the help of the ADF Center for Academic Freedom, your courage can pave the way for thousands of other university students, faculty, and staff members across the country.
NYT: Sessions calls for ‘recommitment’ to free speech on campus
Attorney General Jeff Sessions dived into the debate over free speech on college campuses on Tuesday.