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How the Trump Justice Department is Defending Free Speech

By Terry Eastland ● The Weekly Standard ● 09/29/2017


“The American university was once the center of academic freedom,” said Attorney General Jeff Sessions in his speech at the Georgetown Law Center this week. It was “a place of robust debate, a forum for the competition of ideas.” But over the years it has become “an echo chamber of political correctness and homogeneous thought, a shelter for fragile egos.