The William F. Buckley, Jr. Program at Yale SURVEY: 30% OF STUDENTS BELIEVE THAT PHYSICAL VIOLENCE CAN BE JUSTIFIED TO PREVENT SOMEONE FROM USING HATE SPEECH

  The William F. Buckley, Jr. Program at Yale FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lauren Noble: 203-745-1316 Lauren@BuckleyProgram.com   SURVEY: 30% OF STUDENTS BELIEVE THAT PHYSICAL VIOLENCE CAN BE JUSTIFIED TO PREVENT SOMEONE FROM USING HATE SPEECH  — 38% Say It is Sometimes Appropriate to Shout Down or Disrupt a Speaker — 57% Say Facebook Has… Read

NRO: New College Student Survey: Yes, Speech Can Be Violence

New College Student Survey: Yes, Speech Can Be Violence Results like these are just as troubling as the high-profile incidents dominating the news. By David French — October 11, 2017 If you follow free-speech controversies for any length of time, you’ll understand two things about public opinion. First, an overwhelming percentage of Americans will declare… Read

The William F. Buckley, Jr. Program at Yale: ALMOST HALF (49%) OF U.S. COLLEGE STUDENTS “INTIMIDATED” BY PROFESSORS WHEN SHARING DIFFERING BELIEFS: SURVEY

The William F. Buckley, Jr. Program at Yale Contact: Lauren Noble:  781-698-9208 Lauren@BuckleyProgram.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   ALMOST HALF (49%) OF U.S. COLLEGE STUDENTS  “INTIMIDATED” BY PROFESSORS WHEN SHARING DIFFERING BELIEFS: SURVEY —– 72% say their college or university should be doing more to promote diversity of opinions in the classroom and on campus —–… Read