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Yale University / Free Speech #312359

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 30, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(New Haven, Connecticut: Bernard Goldberg) Yale Univ. hearing tomorrow on student Wayne Dick's satirical campaign against Gay and Lesbian Awareness Day (GLAD) examined; background to case and implications for free speech on campus reviewed. Scenes shown. [DICK - accuses some of intolerance; explains.] [Gay and Lesbian Co-op spokesperson Carrie COSTELLO - claims Dick intimidated rather than exercised free speech.] Growing question of conservatives' right to free speech on campus versus that afforded liberals considered; demonstrations against William Rehnquist, Jeane Kirkpatrick cited as exs. [KIRKPATRICK - equates drowning out spkrs. with fascism and communism] [Yale professor Alvin NOVICK, alumnus William F. BUCKLEY - disagree on case.]

Goldberg, Bernard;
Rather, Dan

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