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What are bias response teams (BRTs)? What role do they play on American college campuses? And how is freedom of speech under the First Amendment involved?

In this Fourth Branch Explainer podcast, experts Jonathan Butcher and Jon Riches briefly explain the intellectual foundations of bias response teams, how these systems operate on American college campuses, and how legal protections such as due process and freedom of speech are involved. 


  • Jonathan Butcher, Will Skillman Fellow in Education, Center for Education Policy, The Heritage Foundation
  • Jon Riches, Director of National Litigation, Goldwater Institute



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