Rutgers Commencement Protests

June 10, 2014

What’s happened to the right of free speech on college campuses? Around the country this graduation season a number of high profile commencement speakers have withdrawn because of students activism. At Rutgers, former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice stepped aside after days of protest against her involvement in the Iraq War. In this edition of Governors’ Perspectives, Kent Manahan examines the issue with Former Governors Jim Florio and Christie Whitman.