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Ted Cruz wallops anti-speech college crybullies
« on: June 20, 2017, 02:45:07 PM »
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Ted Cruz wallops anti-speech college crybullies

n his opening statement during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on “The Assault on the First Amendment on College Campuses,” Senator Ted Cruz, R-Texas, offered a robust defense of free speech, criticizing colleges and universities that have “quietly rolled over” to intolerant and bullying liberal student bodies.

“If universities become homogenizing institutions that are focused on inculcating and indoctrinating rather than challenging, we will lose what makes universities great,” Cruz said. “The First Amendment is about opinions that you passionately disagree with and the right of others to express them.”

In recent years, conservative speakers and students have been the target of left-wing vitriol, and even violence on college campuses. Protests against speakers such as Ann Coulter turned into violent riots involving property destruction, assault, and fire. Progressive students wage physical war against what they deem everything they disagree with as “hate speech.”

The mainstream media have normalized this violence against conservatives. University professors have defended the uncivilized and illiberal temperament of their students, and many faculty members have outright called for violence against Republicans.

Cruz laid these charges against campus faculty before the judiciary committee......


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