Law students at Yale University disrupted a speaking event on free speech rights
Saint Vincent College’s president announced a new public speaker policy after a lecture sponsored by the college was widely criticized as racist
The University of Virginia’s student newspaper published an editorial calling for Mike Pence to be “de-platformed” because of his speech
Dartmouth College moves appearance of right-wing journalist from in-person to Zoom due to security concerns.
George Washington University’s interim president initially called for discipline against students responsible for displaying posters satirizing the Chinese government, but soon thereafter reversed course in the face of criticism by, among others, the artist responsible for the images displayed
MIT cancels lecture of scientist opposed to affirmative action and other diversity initiatives, partly due to scientist’s comparison of diversity initiatives to Nazism.
A speech by an Israeli diplomat was interrupted by protests by Muslim students.
A prominent Republican strategist was shouted down at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
Robert Zoellick was a deputy secretary of state under President George W. Bush, and was nominated by Bush as president of the World Bank in 2007. In 2013, Zoellick was invited to deliver the commencement address and receive an honorary degree at Swarthmore College on June 2. Some students and faculty objected to Zoellick’s participation […]
2016 Republican president candidate Ben Carson cancelled his appearance at Johns Hopkins University’s graduation ceremony after an outcry over remarks he made about gay marriage.