Students’ Speech Chilled at the University of Texas

Students’ Speech Chilled at the University of Texas

September 28, 2020

Written in 1903, the University of Texas fight song’s opening lyrics are “The Eyes of Texas are upon you/All the livelong day.” Unfortunately, for many on campus, the sentiments expressed…

5 lawsuits that could bring major change to higher ed

5 lawsuits that could bring major change to higher ed

September 28, 2020

There’s some evidence to back up the group’s claims. While the Asian population in the U.S. is more than twice the size of what is was in the 1990s, the…

Trump orders colleges to back free speech or lose funding

Trump orders colleges to back free speech or lose funding

September 28, 2020

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday requiring U.S. colleges to protect free speech on their campuses or risk losing federal research funding. The new order directs federal agencies…

Students should rethink their role in free speech debates | Opinion

Students should rethink their role in free speech debates | Opinion

September 28, 2020

While faculty and administrators are frequently blamed for higher education’s free speech woes, the blame cannot be laid solely at their feet. Surprisingly, many of today’s campus restrictions are being…