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Similar Issue: College Students Do Care About the First Amendment

From the outside looking in it can appear that there has been an uptick in opposition to free speech on college campuses but that is because college students are trying to figure out how to balance their desire to express themselves while practicing inclusivity. 208 more words

College Campus

This is exactly why I have never supported the Democrats.

I saw this article on Facebook. It’s about why the Democrats have a hard time getting conservatives/Republicans, particularly conservatives opposed to Trump, to join them. My state has a late primary, and before the 206 primary, I had been intent on voting for Ben Carson because I knew from reading his works and life story that he was calm, reasonable, and logical. 212 more words

Legal Issues & The Cost of Free Speech on Campus

When it comes to inviting conservative speakers to campus, the cost of protecting all parties can often speak louder than what they have to say. 412 more words

College Campus

Law Schools v. First Amendment

The recent reports of law students at CUNY shouting down a speaker on campus seem to be part of a troubling trend of opposition to citizens’ civil rights secured by our Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and subsequent amendments.  137 more words

Lawfare

Farewell Karl Kassel

If I had to pick how I am remembered, it would be as a voicemail prize on a show about ridiculous news.

NPR Newscaster Carl Kasell Dies At 84, After A Lifelong Career On-Air : NPR… 7 more words

Middle Way

On Religious Liberty

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Before Europeans came to America, Christian traditions and practices were well-rooted in Europe for over 1000 years. Catholicism was the predominant form of Christianity, at least until the Protestant Reformation of the early 1500s The Protestant Reformation was a major schism is Western Christianity that ultimately influenced America – both before and after independence. 765 more words

Republicans

States consider campus free speech policies

With incidents around the nation testing free speech policies on college and university campuses, some states have responded by enacting or considering legislation for their public institutions. 695 more words

Higher Education