Educational Gag Orders, etc. in the US

What are state legislatures across the United States doing to limit academic freedom and otherwise interfere in education?

You can see a state-by-state breakdown of existing and pending legislation on a sortable table here. The table was created by the PEN America Foundation.

It lists “educational gag orders” and other types of legislation.

If you click on the tab labeled “Other Higher Ed Bills of Concern” you’ll see a table that starts like this:

It would be good to hear from those in states in which some of these bills have been introduced or made into law about their effects on their colleges and universities, and how their administrations are responding.


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