As the University of Texas celebrates free speech, some students say they don't feel safe

Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Austin American-Statesman

At the University of Texas, free speech is upheld and celebrated. During its annual free speech week, the university hosted events with professors and national officials last week to discuss the importance of diverse perspectives, civil discourse and constructive debate. Some students, however, say they're afraid that openly expressing their views on issues such as the ongoing Israel-Hamas war could bring them negative attention or even harm. 

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