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FIRE sent a public comment to California Community Colleges opposing proposed policies which would add DEI criteria to the tenure review process. (Ringo Chiu /

May 3, 2022

On April 22, FIRE sent a public comment to the California Community Colleges Board of Governors opposing proposed regulations which would add diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility standards to the evaluation and tenure review of community college employees. The proposed regulations, if enacted, pose significant academic freedom concerns and would violate the First Amendment rights of faculty members at CCC institutions. 

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