Navigating Free Speech and Discrimination Amid Israel-Palestine Tensions: Insights from MHB Partner Jesse Wing
In an exclusive interview on KIRO TV, Jesse Wing, a partner at MacDonald Hoague & Bayless, responded to the U.S. Department of Education’s investigations of universities’ and colleges’ handling of strife in the wake of heightened tensions between Israel and Palestine. Wing explained the need for higher educational institutions to balance the rights of students' free speech with protecting students against discrimination and harassment, ensuring a safe but free academic environment.
Wing’s interview underscores the firm’s long-standing role at the forefront of advocating for individual rights, including on college and university campuses.
See the interview with Jesse Wing at https://www.kiro7.com/news/local/investigation-launched-into-uw-discrimination-growing-list-colleges-face-same-probe/C6JOUQOXFBGQTJZNQYPL3O2GII/.