FCC Proposes Easing Up on Censorship of "Indecency"
After years of
controversy and litigation, the agency seems poised to abandon its rule on "fleeting expletives" and return to square one.
Academic Freedom or Harassment?
Appalachian State University has punished a professor for showing an anti-pornography film in class.
Charging Anti-Semitism to Squelch Dissent
Like calling someone a communist in the 1950s, calling anti-Israel protesters anti-Semites today is sometimes a way of silencing dissent.
Battles Over Internet Filtering
Library patrons challenge blocking of GLBT information and sites about nonmainstream religions.
Trading Academic Freedom for Foreign Markets
Yale-Singapore and other global campuses compromise free speech in exchange for the benefits of locating colleges in authoritarian lands.