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NKU: Ringing Endorsement of Free Speech, or Just Hot Air?


Northern Kentucky University president James Votruba has repudiated the censorious behavior of English professor Sally Jacobsen and, as Kathryn notes
below, has issued a resounding statement about the value of free speech. But NKU has a speech code–a fact that suggests Votruba has some work to do if he wants his rhetoric to be taken seriously.


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