Welcome to the blog "The Power of Our Voices: The Courage to Speak & the Humility to Listen"! The blog focuses on the theme of free speech and civil discourse on the campus at Santa Clara University and in the broader world. Join the conversation with blog writers Taylor Berry, Anand Purohit, Sarah Tarter, and Maria Lutgarda Glorioso -- all SCU seniors and all Hackworth Fellows at the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics.
An Incendiary Flier and Chemerinsky on Free Speech: Hackworth Fellows Respond
In the last weeks, an incendiary flier mocking sexual assault and immigration was anonymously posted on the Santa Clara University campus. On January 30, after the flier was posted, First Amendment scholar Erwin Chemerinsky gave a previously scheduled talk at SCU on his book Free Speech on Campus. In the following posts, the team of Hackworth Fellows reflect on the flier in light of the Chemerinsky talk.