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Campus Censorship

Truth, Knowledge, and Academic Freedom

David Moshman | Posted 07.26.2016 | College
David Moshman

Microaggressions. Trigger warnings. Safe spaces. These are among the latest entries in the ever-expanding lexicon of campus censorship. There appears to be a new free speech crisis on campus, and it seems largely due to demands from a new generation of students to be protected from offensive ideas, emotional triggers, and feelings of being intellectually unsafe.

The Upside of Your Dark Side, Free Speech, and 'Problems of Comfort'

Greg Lukianoff | Posted 03.30.2015 | College
Greg Lukianoff

I believe that we can expect threats to freedom of speech to get worse as human beings are likely to expect not just greater physical comfort as time goes by, but greater "intellectual comfort" as well.

The 12 Worst Colleges For Free Speech In 2012

Greg Lukianoff | Posted 05.27.2012 | Home
Greg Lukianoff

Free exchange of ideas is the lifeblood of any university, and for the second year in a row my organization, the Foundation for Individual Rights in E...