Harvard prof sees ‘great irony’ in Berkeley being ‘opposed to free speech’


Harvard psychology professor Steven Pinker doesn’t believe that universities and “free speech” go hand-in-hand these days:


Prof. Pinker was specifically referencing a message Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks sent to university faculty that the Wall Street Journal referred to as “at best a lukewarm defense” of First Amendment rights.


‘Steaming pile of ideology’: UC Berkeley outlines rules for free speech [screenshot]

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/09/10/harvard-professor-sees-great-irony-in-berkeley-chancellor-being-opposed-to-free-speech/