NYU Students Respond to Professor’s “Going Muslim” Comments


NYU students react to a professor’s column that characterized Hasan’s actions at Ford Hood as “Going Muslim.”

Is the Supreme Court Getting Ready to Rule on the Rights of Campus Student Groups?


Signs point to the Supreme Court taking another look at the right of student organizations to set qualifications for membership.

Victory for First Amendment on Campus


Federal court grants temporary restraining order against free speech zone, permitting ‘Empty Holster’ protest.

Horowitz Event Spurs Walkouts and Protests


A private event hosted by the USC College Republicans featuring conservative speaker David Horowitz prompted protests and a walkout Wednesday night.

Is Academic Freedom in Trouble?


Minding the Campus invited several academics and other observers of the campus scene to post brief reactions to University of Chicago President Zimmer’s remarks on academic freedom.

Is Academic Freedom in Trouble?


Minding the Campus invited several academics and other observers of the campus scene to post brief reactions to University of Chicago President Zimmer’s remarks on academic freedom.

The Islamic War on Freedom at USC


Today I am scheduled to speak at the University of Southern California. The focus of my speech will be the genocidal incitement of the prophet Mohammed that calls on Muslims to exterminate the Jews as the condition of their redemption.F

University of North Texas Eliminates Free Speech Zones


The University of North Texas (UNT) has revised its “Free Speech and Public Assembly Policy,” which previously provided for only six “free speech areas” on campus where students could “engage in constitutionally protected speech and expression at the University of North Texas.”

Academia and its Discontents: The Debate Over Academic Freedom at Columbia University


To the class of 2013, Columbia University’s recent public trials over academic freedom may seem like ancient history, discussed only on occasion in University Writing classrooms or encountered by accident while exploring next semester’s course schedule and Googling professor Joseph Massad.

Nazis in the Ivory Tower


Over the past two decades we have witnessed the emergence of a mass movement of political extremism and support for totalitarianism on Western college campuses.