ADF Center for Academic Freedom Staff
The Alliance Defending Freedom Center for Academic Freedom is dedicated to providing students and student organizations with support and information as they face escalating attacks on their free speech and religious freedom at America’s public universities. All students should be protected to freely speak and engage in the marketplace of ideas on campus under the First Amendment.
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.
We can do two things in the face of intimidation of free speech. One, speak out anyway, finding the courage and grace to persist against censorship. And two, teach our children to do the same.
How five YAF chapters have defended student rights on campus
By helping to challenge unconstitutional policies on college campuses, YAF is ensuring that university officials uphold the Constitution.
Students must understand their beliefs and their rights to make a difference
The first step to changing the culture on your campus is to both understand and communicate conservative ideas well.
UW-Eau Claire revises unconstitutional policy in response to ADF lawsuit
UW-Eau Claire is taking the necessary steps to restore First Amendment protections on campus. Let’s hope the University of Wisconsin System has learned its lesson.
Three reasons my student group is suing my school
At CSUSM, it’s clear that university officials are more interested in promoting certain viewpoints than others.
Another day, another college ignoring the First Amendment
To whom it may concern: Please update your university policies to comply with the Constitution of the United States.
From one pro-life student to another: your rights are worth standing up for
To the students out there starting a pro-life club or trying to keep theirs thriving: Don’t give up.