Writers from across the political spectrum take on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’s proposed new rules for dealing with sexual assault on college campuses.
The education secretary said in a speech that the Obama administration had gone too far and had forced colleges to deprive accused students of their rights.
A case in point is a Florida student who sued his school board last month after his mother said the federal authorities stopped investigating his complaint.
After a “really emotionally draining day“ of meeting with victims and those accused of sexual assault, the education secretary made her first public comments on the issue.
By ERICA L. GREEN and SHERYL GAY STOLBERG July 12, 2017 WASHINGTON — The letters have come in to her office by the hundreds, heartfelt missives from college students, mostly men, who had been accused of rape or sexual assault. Some...