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Reclaiming Your Freedom to Live Your Beliefs on Campus

Universities ought to encourage the sharing of ideas, but many campuses discriminate against and censor Christians.
But you have a right to be heard.

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Alliance Defending Freedom is Fighting to Ensure Your Freedom in Three Key Areas

Academic Freedom

Professors and students have the right to express their faith in academia.

Free Speech

You have the right to express your views on campus.

Access and Association

Your group has the same right to resources and to choose members that align with your beliefs as other campus groups.

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What We're Doing About It

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Over 200

University campuses

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Student Rights on University Campuses

Public universities have a rich heritage of promoting free speech. They’re often described as the “marketplace of ideas.” But today, at many universities, one group of students is marginalized and silenced.

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These Students Suspected Their University Was Silencing Conservative Speech

It's crucial that on our college campuses, every viewpoint gets a chance to compete in the marketplace of ideas.

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This Student’s Lawsuit Picks Up Where Chike’s Supreme Court Victory Left Off

Chike’s case was an important victory for free speech on college campuses. But, unfortunately, college officials still have other ways to avoid accountability.

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Why Two Female Athletes in Idaho Joined a Legal Battle Over a State Law

Female athletes deserve a voice in this lawsuit and the opportunity to protect women’s sports in Idaho.