Freedom of speech is one of the defining characteristics of any democracy. However, we have recently seen serious challengers to free speech on college campuses that has raised the First Amendment and our general understanding of free speech to a new level of debate.
On Delmarva Today: Writer’s Edition host Harold Wilson will discuss freedom of speech on college campuses with guests Don Rush, Associate Program Director- Sr. Producer News and Public Affairs; at Delmarva Public Radio; Adam Wood, Chairman of the Department of English at Salisbury University, and chair of the Committee on Academic Freedom and Tenure. Also joining the discussion is Alexis Gramates, a senior at Salisbury University, majoring in Communications with a focus in journalism. Alexis is president of the Society of Professional Journalists as well as the anchor for Salisbury University TV news. Click to listen.