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Students’ Speech Chilled at the University of Texas

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 are more than just a…

Students should rethink their role in free speech debates | Opinion

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 pushed not by overzealous bureaucracies…

McCaughey: Trump takes on campus speech police

Colleges and universities that limit freedom of speech are about to get clobbered big time. President Donald Trump came out swinging recently against the higher-education establishment for violating our nation’s most fundamental value: free expression,…