This year, in honor of Constitution Week, YAL at Georgia Southern University constructed a massive, two-sided free-speech wall in the Rotunda outside of our student union. On top of being the "free-speech zone," this is also the area with easily the largest between-class traffic on campus, and we thought it the ideal location to attract attention and get people to write on it.
Boy, were we right.
Before we could even finish completing set-up, people were already writing on the wall [seen above, taken roughly 2-5 minutes after finalizing set-up] and picking up pocket constitutions and flyers from our table. We had everything from profanity, to deep meaningful messages, art, and of course, a wide array of silly postings and complaints about the stresses of college life.
The massive bowl of candy [seen above; top-left] has quickly