School Safety Vs. Students' Rights

In the wake of the Columbine tragedy, students across the country are being disciplined for activities ranging from discussing violent impulses to wearing black clothing. Eleven students in Ohio were suspended for posting satirical essays about reaction to the Columbine shootings on their website. Join Ray Suarez and guests to discuss the tension between protecting schools and protecting students' rights.

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