Now students call for LESS free speech

Now students call for LESS free speechand one in ten wants to BAN Tory party from campuses, 研究は示しています

  • University students have become less tolerant in the past six years
  • One in ten want to ban the Conservative Party from campuses, a study showed
  • More than a third think academics should be fired if they ‘teach material that heavily offends some students
  • University students have become less tolerant in the past six years with one in ten wanting to ban the 保守党 from campuses, a study has shown.

    A poll of 1,000 undergraduates by the Higher Education Policy Institute shows that today’s ‘Covid generationof students want more restrictions on free speech than their predecessors who came of age around the time of the Brexi 国民投票.

    More than a third – 36 per cent – now think academics should be fired if they ‘teach material that heavily offends some students’. This compares with just 15 のパーセント 2016, the last time the think tank conducted the same survey.

    加えて, 76 per cent think universities should ‘get rid ofmemorials of controversial figures, such as the statue of Cecil Rhodes at Oriel College Oxford, から 51 パーセント.

    University students have become less tolerant in the past six years with one in ten wanting to ban the Conservative Party from campuses, a study has shown (ファイル画像)

    University students have become less tolerant in the past six years with one in ten wanting to ban the Conservative Party from campuses, a study has shown (ファイル画像)

    Universities minister Michelle Donelan (写真) said university leaders 'must take active steps to combat these intolerant attitudes on campus, both promoting and protecting free speech'

    Universities minister Michelle Donelan (写真) said university leaders ‘must take active steps to combat these intolerant attitudes on campus, both promoting and protecting free speech

    その間, 39 per cent believe studentsunions should ‘ban all speakers that cause offence– more than double the 16 のパーセント 2016. そして 86 per cent support ‘trigger warningson course content which might upset students, から 68 パーセント.

    Students are also more intolerant of mainstream politicians, と 11 per cent wanting to ban the Tory party from their campus – up from 6 パーセント.

    Universities minister Michelle Donelan said university leaders ‘must take active steps to combat these intolerant attitudes on campus, both promoting and protecting free speech’.

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