Defending Free Speech With the 14th Amendment

Defending Free Speech With the 14th Amendment

September 28, 2020

Sometimes the First Amendment isn’t enough. A potentially pathbreaking new federal lawsuit against the University of Michigan claims the school’s speech code not only violates the First Amendment rights of…

Students, professors take fight to universities to protect free speech

Students, professors take fight to universities to protect free speech

September 28, 2020

Legal fights are breaking out across the nation over university policies that curtail the free speech of students and academic freedom of professors. The advocacy group Speech First last week…

CHALLENGING THE ‘BIAS RESPONSE TEAMS’ AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN

CHALLENGING THE ‘BIAS RESPONSE TEAMS’ AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN

September 28, 2020

In the potpourri of college censorship that poisons free speech on campus, some ingredients have innocuous titles: Free Speech Zones, Safe Spaces, and Bias Response Teams. None of these elements…

PRESIDENT NICKI NEILY ON TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT

PRESIDENT NICKI NEILY ON TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT

September 28, 2020

Watch president Nicki Neily discuss Speech First’s lawsuit against the University of Michigan with Tucker Carlson For more information, click here.

Lawsuit claims UM disciplinary code curbs free speech

Lawsuit claims UM disciplinary code curbs free speech

September 28, 2020

A new free speech advocacy group, Speech First, has filed a federal lawsuit against the University of Michigan, alleging the U of M’s disciplinary code is unconstitutional. Specifically, the…

University sued over constitutionality of Bias Response Team

University sued over constitutionality of Bias Response Team

September 28, 2020

The University of Michigan is the first university in the nation to receive a federal lawsuit regarding the effect of the U-M Bias Response Team on freedom of speech throughout…