AZ Central: Are Americans on the brink of killing free speech?
Government allowing people to speak their minds is a recent development. For pretty much all of human history, the common folk only could say what their king, queen or petty despot allowed them to say.
That finally changed 241 years ago as the upstart American republic said that anything goes.
Campus Reform: UCLA caves, agrees to pay for security at Shapiro event
CATO Institute: The State of Free Speech and Tolerance in America
Americans Say Political Correctness Has Silenced Discussions Society Needs to Have; Most Have Views They’re Afraid to Share
The Washington Post: UCLA backs down in security fee controversy over Ben Shapiro talk
ADF: Georgetown derecognition of pro-family student club would be hypocrisy
The following quote may be attributed to Alliance Defending Freedom Senior Counsel Tyson Langhofer regarding calls for Georgetown University, “the oldest Catholic and Jesuit institute of higher learning in the United States,” to derecognize student organization Love Saxa, represented by the ADF Center for Academic Freedom, because the student group holds to Catholic and Jesuit views of marriage: […]
Center for Academic Freedom’s Written Comment on Oct 25. 2017 H.e.l.p. Hearing entitled, “Exploring Free Speech on College Campuses”
Georgetown University Threatens Student Group For Upholding Catholic Teachings
The Washington Post: Illinois college Republicans say free speech limited to ‘0.0013 percent’ of campus in federal lawsuit
The Daily Wire: UCLA’s Speech Protection Racket
LA Times: UCLA Republicans protest potential security fees for talk by conservative Ben Shapiro
The UCLA Republican club is taking a preemptive free-speech stand against security fees that administrators could charge their club for an upcoming visit by conservative commentator Ben Shapiro.