Mass Ave Episode 119: “Eclipse it!”

COMMENTARY The Constitution

Mass Ave Episode 119: “Eclipse it!”

Aug 21st, 2017 1 min read

Commentary By

Tommy Binion

Director, Congressional and Executive Branch Relations

Emily VanderBush

Constitutional/Legal Policy

The Robert H. Bruce Studio The Heritage Foundation

Heritage expert Arthur Milikh, Associate Director of the B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics, gives a powerful, in-depth interview about the current state of free speech on college campuses. Milikh also touches on recent backlash against conservative speakers, and why we should still be optimistic. 

 

He starts by posing two fundamental questions: what is the purpose of a university, and why is free speech necessary to it?