The high court ruled the Jesuit university breached its employment contract with John McAdams by suspending him for publishing a blog post criticizing a fellow faculty member.
The gathering of college women’s single most important message was on the importance of free speech, including a defense of independent thought and respectful dialogue across political divides.
University ‘bias response teams,’ and the speech codes they enforce, use the power of the state to suppress unapproved speech and control students.
As identity politics continue to produce discriminatory policies, Asian Americans are fighting back, and many are reexamining their steadfast loyalty to liberal causes and the Democratic Party.
Each of these game-like features of law school conditions students to ‘play the game’ rather than act in the interest of others.
In his new book, ‘Speak Freely: Why Universities Must Defend Free Speech,’ Princeton professor Keith Whittington highlights a variety of compelling historical arguments demonstrating that free speech created modern universities as we know it.
Princeton professor Keith E. Whittington’s new book, ‘Speak Freely: Why Universities Must Defend Free Speech,’ urges universities to recognize that promoting freedom of speech is integral to their educational mission.
As professor K.C. Johnson noted, the damage has already been done: ‘Duke’s actions: (a) cost him a job; and (b) forced him to leave the country [because] he lost his visa.’
You can’t tell me 20 hours a week of milquetoast make-work is so stressful that it causes two-thirds of college students to feel ‘overwhelming anxiety.’
These bookers tell comedians a particular joke or set is not okay for their students, whom they assume to be extremely sensitive to the harmful nature of…jokes.
Judge John McConnell said that he could ‘find no reason at all why the result was Mr. Doe’s expulsion. The only inference [is] . . . gender played a role.’
A male student has accused a female student of sexual assault, claiming he was too drunk to consent to sexual activity.
I learned a lot of valuable lessons during my year off from school, and more people should consider a gap year regardless of whether they end up going to college.
If regulators pursue former for-profits with the same zeal after they become nonprofits, they risk being required to evaluate traditional colleges according to the same standards.
Charles Murray, a front-line soldier in the war over academic freedom, offered some words of hope at the Disinvitation Dinner, and much cause for concern.
A protestor’s sign put it, ‘Rule of law = white supremacy, violence against [people of color], violence against immigrants.’ These were law students protesting the rule of law.
Cornell University is getting sued for denying male students accused of sexual assault due process, and a third of its law professors are backing the suit.
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