Mob Mentality Explained at Mizzou
What happens when mob mentality overrides the First Amendment:
According to Governor Jay Nixon and the Missouri Legislature, the photographer had every right to film, regardless of the mob mentality behavior of students and university employees:
But this freedom to express ones freedom of speech apparently is one sided at Mizzou and rests with the mob. The vice-president of the Student Government Association states:
I personally am tired of hearing that First Amendment rights protect students when they are creating a hostile and unsafe learning environment for myself and for other students here. I think that it’s important for us to create that distinction and create a space where we can all learn from one another and start to create a place of healing rather than a place where we are experiencing a lot of hate like we have in the past.