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Teaching public universities about free speech

In his famous 1954 defense of free speech, journalist Edward R. Murrow declared “We are not descended from fearful men—not from men who feared to write, to speak, to associate and to defend…

The Comedy Police Hold Campuses Hostage

By Nicole Neily, President of Speech First Originally published in Real Clear Education. There’s an old saying, “Laugh, and the world laughs with you”—but sadly, those days seem to be vanishing…

Silencing Free Speech on Campus

By Nicole Neily, President of Speech First Originally published in Inside Sources The recent D-Day anniversary celebrations provided a good opportunity to consider what happened after World War II ended. Half of Europe…