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“People who target minorities I just don’t think have a place in this community and should be expelled.” Learn More: https://www.learnliberty.org/
Can you believe in free speech and still have this stance on hate speech? Professor Laura Kipnis of Northwestern University explains the difference between hate speech and microagressions and how they should be handled on campus.
Free Speech on Campus (playlist): Learn about all of the major issues affecting freedom of speech, open inquiry, and academic freedom on college campuses at http://hayekandchill.com/free-speech/
Free Speech — Trigger Warnings, Academic Freedom, and More (program): Join Professor Tom Bell, the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, and the Institute for Justice in this new program, and learn about rights so fundamental, they’re in the very First Amendment. http://www.learnliberty.org/course_de…
The Coddling of the American Mind (article): In the name of protecting students’ emotional well-being, college students and administrators are calling for censorship of certain forms of speech. The results deleterious to students and freedom of thought: http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/a…
Freedom of Speech: Why We NEED Academic Freedom (video): Some students believe we should “give up” on academic freedom in favor of justice. But how do we know what justice is if we aren’t allowed to ask questions? Beliefs such as this lead to a censorship of inquiry on campus– antithetical to the very purpose of higher learning. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nP_x6…
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