The Value and Limits of Academic Speech

... The Institute for Humane Studies is excited to announce the release of a new collection of essays titled, The Value and Limits of Academic Speech. Edited by Donald Downs and Christopher Surprenant, the volume features a diverse lineup of respected political scientists, philosophers, sociologists and more, who explore historical, cultural, legal, and normative facets of campus speech ...
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Practical Support for Academic Leaders Navigating Campus Speech Concerns As the 2017-18 academic year draws to a close, many leaders in higher education will be breathing a collective sigh of relief. The past year has been a particularly divisive one, not just for our nation, but for university and college campuses across the country where...

Michael Chikindas is a professor of food science at Rutgers University. That he specializes in digestion evidently did not stop him from posting nauseating antisemitic material on Facebook. The website israellycool.com discovered and, on October 23rd, publicized, several loathsome examples, just one of which I provide so that readers can see with what we’re dealing....