ADF Center for Academic Freedom Staff
Warning: Pro-Life Display Ahead
This year, university officials at Miami University of Ohio told Students for Life they were not permitted to put up their display without also posting warning signs around campus, basically discouraging people from viewing the exhibit. They feared the display might cause “emotional trauma” for other students. A university official also characterized the display as “harmful for some of [the university’s] community members.”
Are You a Neo-Nazi? Boise State Thinks You Are If You Agree with This Professor
From all of the outrage, you might assume that Yenor had done something really terrible. His crime? Writing a report and a follow-up article linking the transgender and feminist movements, highlighting their shared idea that biological sex does not determine our identity, and discussing how that idea undermines the family and parental rights.
When Speech is Censored for 90 Days on 99.9987% of Campus
At Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE), it would be difficult to limit free speech more than they already are.
Here’s a look at their speech policies, and what one student group is doing to help defend student rights on campus:
Ben Shapiro Gets a Less-than-Enthusiastic Welcome at His Alma Mater, UCLA
Just as Ben Shapiro is set to speak on the intolerance of free speech on college campuses, the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)… refuses to tolerate his free speech.
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 […]
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.
Is your school asking you to give away your First Amendment rights?
ADF provides free legal assistance to college students who are willing to take a stand for their rights. Here’s why.
Throwback Thursday: One student’s stand against the ‘pyramid of hate’
With universities using restrictive speech policies and practices to silence their students, it’s important that students are willing to stand for their constitutional rights.