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Racism sexism and homophobia are spreading throughout the country Among the settings of these expressions of intolerance are colleges and university campuses Charles R Lawrence believes that regulating free speech can help relieve this growing plague Author of the article Regulating Racist Speech On Campus Hate Speech on campus creates a hostile learning environment and tolerance of hate speech on campuses is harmful to students Free speech will allow bigots to express their thoughts and subject their targets to a loss of equal educational opportunity In the words of Charles Lawrence It is the Universitys responsibility for insuring that these students receive an equal educational opportunity provides a compelling justification for regulations that insure them safe passage in all common areas A minority student should not have to risk becoming a target of racially assaulting speech every time he or she chooses to walk cross campus PG 383 School such as University of Michigan points out that It disrupts the educational process and retards progress made in bringing equal opportunity and access to educational for all Students will be driven to silence in avoidance of the issues and fear of confrontation Free speech is harmful to those who are being targeted without having an outlet to escape such verbal expressions Regulating speech on college campuses mocks the reason of academic freedom and inquiry I have always tried in my class to avoid promoting my own social and political agenda believing instead that classroom discussions within reasonable limits should be open and accessible for all states Joseph Truman Each person when coming into college brings with them the values influence and assumptions they have learned while growing up in our society The best way to deal with hate speech on campus is to create forums and workshops to raise awareness and promote dialogue on issues of race sex and sexual orientation Colleges should increase more interactions within the different groups of people This will create
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