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Our Elite Universities Need More Than Free Speech

Posted on AllSides May 1st, 2024
From The Right
Free Speech, Colleges and Universities
Caitlin Ochs/Reuters

The cure for bad speech on campus isn’t more speech — more speech is just the mob. The cure for bad speech on campus is wisdom.

America’s top universities have, over the past several decades, consolidated and nationalized the role they had carved out for themselves in New England in the years of the early republic: They are the formatory institutions of the political class of this nation. Their graduates will expect to fashion the rules, and rule the fashions, of this nation. They will man the bureaucracies and shape the...

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