Northwestern alumni draft open letter supporting free expression and institutional neutrality

March 20, 2024 1 min read

Jessica Wills
Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression

Excerpt: Alumni are banding together at Northwestern to protect free speech.

Just weeks after Northwestern President Michael Schill announced the creation of the Advisory Committee on Free Expression and Institutional Speech, the newly formed Northwestern Free Speech Alliance has released an open letter asking the university to adopt a strong free expression statement and commit to institutional neutrality.

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