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Editorial: Stephens’ idea of free speech is hypocritical, self-serving

A professor at George Washington University compared a New York Times journalist to bedbugs on Twitter.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

August 28, 2019

Stephens’ reaction to a joke made on Twitter at his expense makes him a hypocrite and suggests he’s willing to use his social status to silence critics.

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper
Bret Stephens