American Association of University Professors / Faculty Speech After the Election – FAQ

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Faculty Speech after the 2016 Election | AAUP

Responses by the AAUP and AFT to frequently asked questions in the wake of the 2016 election.


Recently, the United States has experienced an unprecedented spike in hate crimes and threats, both physical and verbal, on college and university campuses. The AAUP and the American Federation of Teachers have prepared this document to address frequently asked questions about discussing the 2016 election in the classroom, responding to intimidation and threats, supporting the establishment of “sanctuary campuses,” and other issues.