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Town Hall Considers Question of Free Speech

Lindsey Brodeck, News Reporter

October 24, 2017

ASWC’s first town hall of the year saw Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion Kazi Joshua, Dean of Students Darren Mooko and Dean of Faculty Melissa Clearfield start a discussion about free speech on campus. In light of recent riots at colleges in response to alt-right speakers, such as at UC Berkeley,...

Whitman alumnus Scott Thompson lectures on first amendment issues

Rose Woodbury

September 22, 2011

Whitman alumnus Scott Thompson '05  is giving a lecture this afternoon, Thursday, Sept. 22, on the extent to which the U.S. government's role in encouraging moderate forms of Islam violates the first amendment. Thompson obtained his Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Duke University after graduating from...

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