Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Take a chill pill

Take a chill pill

March 7, 2018

Free Speech is costly

September 12, 2017

Defending free speech

Defending free speech

April 5, 2017

Terrorizing free speech

By Isaac Simon

January 20, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Speech is perhaps the single most important byproduct of liberty. People often say that actions speak louder than words but forget the fact that words themselves are indeed actions. In a 1775 letter to Representative Archibald Stuart, Thomas Jefferson wrote, “I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than tho...

In defense of truly free speech

By Brian Bevilacqua

October 6, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

A Christian group recently came to the University of Massachusetts, sparking a debate around campus that deeply concerned me. I heard several students say that the preachers should not be allowed to voice their opinions, and that...