The Daily Eastern News

Free speech should not have to be ‘approved’ first

Kennedy Nolen, Columnist

February 6, 2018

To Eastern Illinois University, and more specifically, the Campus Scheduling Office: Why must we get fliers or posters approved to be hung up around our public university in public spaces? This is public property, and this rule infringes on our First Amendment rights. For readers who did not know t...

Students make signs in effort to counter protest

Students make signs in effort to counter protest

Loren Dickson, Entertainment Reporter

February 21, 2017

As the weather is warming up, many students are anticipating the return of Brother Jed. Brother Jed is a religious preacher known for appearing on Eastern’s campus and shouting crude comments about women and members of the LGBTQ community. In preparation for this, students, faculty members and...

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