Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Campus News

Here, you can find updates on TPUSA’s Chapter events and news!

Freedom of the Press Makes a Societal Turn

Screenshot/TwitterIn the United States, the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, among other guarantees, bars Congress from making any laws “abridging the freedom of...

Transylvania University: Free Speech Crisis

Screenshot/TwitterOn May 10th, Transylvania University, in Lexington, Kentucky, defunded its student newspaper The Rambler in attempts to silence student voice. This is a direct violation...

Freedom of Speech Is Being Weaponized on Campus

Screenshot/TwitterAcross the nation, the First Amendment has been reprimanded, reduced, and repositioned on college campuses. From "Free Speech Zones" to "Speech Codes," students are...

Florida’s ‘Anti-Semitism Bill’ Might Threaten Free Speech on Campus

Florida state legislators recently made amendments to Florida's equality bills, including a religious side to the argument.In House Bill 741, legislators made clear that...

Alabama House Passes Campus Free Speech Bill

Screenshot/TwitterThe Alabama House of Representatives on Wednesday, May 22, passed State Rep. Matt Fridy’s (R-Montevallo) House Bill 498, a bill intended to safeguard freedom...

Could California Student Gov Rule TPUSA as ‘Harmful’?

Screenshot/TwitterSanta Clara University’s Student Government Association rejected conservative group Young Americans for Freedom’s (YAF) application to become an on-campus student organization.The SGA rejected...

Inclusivity is More Desirable than Free Speech, Half of College-Aged Students Believe

Following President Trump’s Freedom of Speech Executive Order, “Improving Free Inquiry, Transparency, and Accountability at Colleges and Universities,” which was issued in March of...

WATCH: Ted Cruz – “The First Amendment Was Designed to Protect Unpopular Speech”

In a recent interview with Campus Reform, Republican Senator Ted Cruz spoke out in favor of protecting free speech on college campuses. WATCH: Senator Cruz asserted...

Turning Point USA Starts California State University, Sacremento Chapter

Screenshot/TwitterTurning Point USA has opened up a chapter at California State University, Sacremento.  Sac State is obviously a more liberal college campus, being in...

Texas Passes Campus Free Speech Law

Arthur Herold Jr./ PixelsThe Texas House of Representatives passed a free speech protection bill on Tuesday, April 30. This bill models what President Donald...