TITLE

Censorship by theft

AUTHOR(S)
Leo, John
PUB. DATE
November 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/15/93, Vol. 115 Issue 19, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on thefts of student newspapers on college campuses in order to censor what is being written. Thefts at Penn State and the University of Michigan; How university presidents have approached the issue; Hackneyism; Sheldon Hackney; Presidents that are starting to respond.
ACCESSION #
9311097678

 

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