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Below are articles, opinions, and news items on events and ideas affecting the academy, public discourse, or classical liberalism. We don’t always agree with the thoughts put forth in these articles, nor do we do endorse any third-party site or outlet we link to, but we do see value in bringing them to your attention as a way to start or further the discussion they pertain to.

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July 31, 2020

Why individuals, not governments, should safeguard free speech

July 17, 2020

Do Progressives Have a Free Speech Problem?
New York Times

July 14, 2020

Why I’ll Be on Campus This Fall
Wall Street Journal

July 10, 2020

The Perils of ‘With Us or Against Us’
The Atlantic

July 6, 2020

Campuses Reckon with Racist Past
Inside Higher Ed

June 29, 2020

Free Speech On Trial at CMU
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

June 24, 2020

Trying to Make Sense of a Fluid Fall
Inside Higher Ed

Being a Black Academic in America
Chronicle of Higher Education