It started with an opinion article in the student newspaper at the University of Texas at Tyler... asking whether the money donated to build a new clock tower on campus might have been better spent. Now staffers of the "Patriot" newspaper say administration is setting the grounds for what they believe is censorship.
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"We are asking questions, we are filing open records requests, and find out stuff that maybe they don't want us to find out." Now patriot staffers say UT Tyler administration is punishing them for their tougher journalism.
"They see this as a corporation, a money making corporation, and anything that threatens that or gets in it's way they're going to put a stop to it."