Free Speech

The First Amendment protects freedom of speech, of the press, of association, of assembly, and of petition from suppression by the government. These constitutional guarantees, collectively known as the right to freedom of expression, are essential to the mission of Binghamton University..

Related Links

The Report of the President's Commission on Free Speech and Academic Freedom

American Civil Liberties Union
ACLU - Freedom of Expression (10/31/2005)
ACLU - Freedom of Expression - ACLU Position Paper (1/2/1997)
ACLU - Hate Speech on Campus (12/31/1994)

American Association of University Professors

Responding to Extremist Speech

University Ombudsman
Binghamton University
PO Box 6000
Binghamton, NY 13902

Phone: 607-777-2388
Fax: 607-777-2556

Last Updated: 2/10/17