Magazine article Academe

Confronting Campus Free-Speech Legislation

Magazine article Academe

Confronting Campus Free-Speech Legislation

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As well-funded organizations like the Goldwater Institute continue their coordinated attack on the public good, "campus free-speech" bills are making their way through state legislatures across the country. In response to the threat posed by these bills, the AAUP has put together a toolkit that chapters can use to inform and organize faculty members and students.

The toolkit, available online at https://onefacultyoneresistance.org /featured-campaigns/freespeech/, contains a short primer, talking points, and scripts for contacting legislators about campus free-speech bills. These versatile organizing and legislative advocacy tools can be used in one-on-one conversations with AAUP chapter members; carried along to office visits to new or prospective chapter members; cited in conversations with legislators or in public testimony; incorporated into letters to the editor or into blog or socialmedia postings; discussed at chapter meetings; or used in campus teach-ins or public forums. …

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