UW-La Crosse chancellor defends employee firing, reinstatement

By   /  March 16, 2017  /  Campus Culture, First Amendment, Free Speech, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“We feel the university has created a kind of hostile environment for her,” said attorney Lee Fehr.

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UW-La Crosse backs down after firing employee for supporting Trump policy

By   /  March 16, 2017  /  Campus Culture, First Amendment, Free Speech, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“She was terminated because of her political speech in support of President Trump.”

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Northwestern student government endorses ‘viewpoint diversity’

By   /  March 15, 2017  /  Campus Culture, First Amendment, Illinois, News  /  No Comments

Finally, students stand up for viewpoint diversity.

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Texas lawmakers move to protect free speech on college campuses

By   /  March 10, 2017  /  Campus Culture, First Amendment, News, Texas  /  No Comments

Texas students would get some much-needed protections from a pair of bills being considered in the Legislature.

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The ‘next Friedrichs’ of right-to-work has its day in appeals court

By   /  March 3, 2017  /  First Amendment, Free Speech, Illinois, Judiciary, Labor, News, Politics & Elections, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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The plaintiffs argue that everything a union does, not just overt political activity, involves government redress.

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Do you trust the government to protect kindergarteners from ‘fake news’?

By   /  March 3, 2017  /  Education Blog, First Amendment, Pennsylvania, State Government  /  No Comments

Pennsylvania Democrats want school children to be schooled in what they deem to be “fake news.”

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