The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education — or FIRE — compiled its annual list of the 10 worst U.S. colleges for free speech, and some of them might shock you.
FIRE has rated the following colleges the worst for free speech and features heavy hitters like Syracuse University, Liberty University, and more.
10. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute — Troy, New York
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The organization chose Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute — a private school — to be featured on the list for attempts to utilize eminent domain in order to censor students.
The organization reported that "students passing out buttons and flyers critical of RPI's administration were told by campus security officers to 'vacate' the sidewalk because of 'eminent domain.'"
The organization listed various other offenses, which can be read here.