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Freedom of expression vs. Class disruption

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Students for Concealed Carry on Campus is currently holding a nationwide protest at 300 colleges, including UT-Arlington.

Protesters are wearing empty holsters to class April 21-25.

“These empty holsters are designed to show the current state laws and campus policies leave students defenseless, with nothing but an empty holster,” Brett Poulos, a South Campus student and a national media liaison for SCCC, said in an e-mail to The Collegian.
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The protest is planned on South Campus. TCC is allowing the group the use a free speech zone but not allowing them to wear holsters on campus.
http://www.tccd.edu/collegian/articl...edprotest.html

I know it is passed April 21-25, but feel free to discuss.
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-28-2008, 08:03 PM
 
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I don't see what good a concealed handgun license does if you can't carry it everywhere. How is that protecting anyone?
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this is why texas is considering not having any no carry zones.


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It's BS to not allow students to wear empty holsters.
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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-29-2008, 12:20 AM
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that's bad ass.

at least somebody is speaking up about something.

sign of the times.

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You are spot on as usual!
Glad you noticed the first time in recorded history a group of students spoke up!
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that's bad ass.

at least somebody is speaking up about something.

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