Free expression took a provocative turn following the election of President Trump. Since then, many colleges have had to re-examine the extent of their commitment to protecting free speech. The appearance of speakers with incendiary racist or anti-immigrant views has led to violent clashes on or near a few campuses. Even when events remain peaceful, security costs can be high.
The six articles in this collection look at how college leaders strike a balance between free speech and the safety of students, and what lessons they draw from that endeavor.
Date: Apr. 20, 2018
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