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Free Speech

Campus Voices: Chelsea McBay

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Free speech is a simple concept. Lawmakers in Raleigh understand that free speech is under attack on college campuses across the state. Because of their bold leadership, a bill has been proposed that would protect and preserve free speech on public college and university campuses. Each person has a right…

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Campus Voices: Megan Cooke

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Ironically, while the liberal students at University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill tout strong opinions of diversity and open mindedness, they vilify anyone who diverges from their way of thought. FIRE (Foundations for Individual Rights in Education) has rated UNC-Chapel Hill as the only green light public university in North Carolina….

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Campus Voices: Joe Warta

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Our elected officials in Raleigh have proposed legislation in the North Carolina House and Senate that would protect and preserve free speech on public universities. This legislation could change so many campuses in North Carolina. As the president of the Young Americans for Liberty chapter at Wake Technical Community College,…

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Campus Voices: Michael Desantis

By | Free Speech

Growing up in the counterculture of conservatism, I have noticed an effort by certain groups to silence dissenting opinions. Being a college student I see first-hand the attacks on free speech. Not until I got to campus did I realize how bad the problem was. Lawmakers in the North Carolina…

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Breaking down the North Carolina Free Speech Bill

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Lawmakers in the North Carolina legislature have introduced landmark legislation in the fight to defend free speech on college campuses. The Restore Campus Free Speech Act would require the state’s public colleges and universities to adopt policies that prioritize First Amendment rights and repeal unconstitutional free speech codes. As the…

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Are Selfies a First Amendment Right?

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The “selfie” has become a defining act of the millennial generation. Our affinity for documenting every waking moment of our entire lives has garnered us the nickname, “the selfie generation.” In fact, selfies have become such an integral part of our American lives, First Amendment advocates in New Hampshire have…

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