Civility policy is threat to free speech
Letter to the Editor
Last updated 3/18/2021 at 11:34am
The Cheney School District is proposing to adopt a Policy named “Civility” in its next meeting on March 24. To read it you will need to ask them for a copy of New Policy 2195.
This policy is a threat to free speech and liberty even though it says it isn’t. Proponents of these kind of policies and laws always claim it is not a threat. It is full of undefined, procedures and rules on what is “uncivil conduct.”
I have two examples of what has happened with these kind of policies:
1. As a Veteran of the Viet Nam war, I worked with soldiers of the Republic of Viet Nam. When the communi...