Don’t ignore the real threats in the debate over free speech.
Last June, at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, Sen. John Neely Kennedy (R-La.) announced that I was unfit to be a college president, so I should resign and “put [my] head in a bag.” The insult wasn’t all that bad: In my job, you get worse. I was far more concerned by the misinformation behind the pronouncement.
Originally published: November 14, 2017
Author: Adam Falk
Institution: Williams College
Published by: The Washington Post