Concerned parents looking to send their kids to a college free from repressive speech codes can now add another option to their list. Last semester, the University of Virginia (UVA) eliminated the last of a series of policies that unconstitutionally restricted the free speech of students and faculty members. Two-thirds of the nation's colleges maintain policies that clearly and substantially restrict freedom of speech. But now, UVA is an exception to the rule having fully reformed four speech codes over the course of the last year.A small victory, perhaps, but an important one. Colleges and universities have become the foundry for the creation of liberal robots, and their totalitarian impulses, masked as reverence for that new bitch-goddess called "Civility", remain one of the major long-term threats to our traditional freedoms.
Monday, January 17, 2011
Sanity breaks out on university campus!
The University of Virginia has eliminated its "speech codes". Mike Adams at Townhall has the details: