Free Speech on Campus Persuasive Essay by supercalifragilistic

Free Speech on Campus
A discussion about free speech on college campuses. thanks.
# 97098 | 1,332 words | 4 sources | APA | 2007 | US
Published on Jul 22, 2007 in Education (Administration) , Education (Higher)

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This paper examines the issue of free speech, with special emphasis on the American college campus. The writer argues that free speech should never be banned or regulated as it is a protected right under the United States Constitution. The author examines how today's college administrators wrestle with the idea of free speech at their institutions. The author concludes that free speech must exist in order for the Constitution to be protected and so students can continue to grow in their ability to ascertain fact from fiction.

The Subjectivity of it All
The Ultimate Decision

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Chaplinsky vs New Hampshire 1942. Taking a Position on a Constitutional Issue '
  • Goodman, Laura (1989) Laura L. Goodman, Shacking Up with the First Amendment, 64 IND. L.J. 716 (1989).
  • Hinds deCourcey Michael. A Campus Case, Speech or Harassment. Taking a Position on a Constitutional Issue.
  • Russell, Daniel (1997) Special vulnerabilities, unique concerns: regulating hate speech on university campuses. Communications

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