Republican attempts to shut down free speech on campus because his feelings were hurt. None of the free speech concern trolls who stand up for Nazis could be reached for comment.
Free speech advocate, ‘intellectual’ and professional provocateur Jordan Peterson is suing a university for technically using free speech in a defamation lawsuit. via Jordan Peterson is suing a unversity that compared him to Hitler He never gave a damn about free speech.
Richard Spencer, one of the leading figures in the white supremacist alt-right movement, told his podcast co-host that the alt-right didn’t actually believe in free speech and that the alt-right only claimed to advocate for it for “radically pragmatic” reasons. via Richard Spencer: The Alt-Right Is Not Pro-Free Speech This should be a bigger story. Anyone paying […]
Under SB1142, Arizona’s racketeering laws are expanding to include rioting. This gives the state government the right to criminally prosecute and seize the assets of everyone who planned a protest that turned violent and everyone who participated. via Goodbye 1st Amendment: New Bill Seizes Assets of Anyone Who Plans or Participates in Protests that ‘Disturb […]
Ann Coulter Does Not Understand Big Words She needs to stop playing the victim card.
Statement for the BBC on the Disruption of Berkeley Speaker Event on February 1, 2017 If the members of the Berkeley Republican Club believe that their invited speaker has ideas about politics and moral philosophy that are–even potentially–great, I really wish that they would explain why they think they are great. They have a duty […]
How to Write a “Political Correctness Run Amok” Article Repeatedly remind readers (through both blatant and subtle appeals) that Free Speech = Good; Censorship = Bad. Be sure not to mention that the Person of Stature’s freedom of speech is not really at stake — like the rest of us, they are free to make any bigoted […]
4 Things Everyone Gets Wrong About Free Speech and College The same month that both the Mizzou protester stories went viral, a Missouri legislator tried to stop a University of Missouri grad student’s research into abortion, saying that the school was breaking the law by allowing her to continue. This happened at literally the exact […]
A clash between administrators and students at Yale went viral. Why that is unfortunate for all concerned. Nicholas and Erika Christakis have an undisputed right to free speech. No one has argued that they, as individuals, should not. But students have exercised their own free speech in speaking against the way Master and Associate Master […]
House To Vote On Bill That Would Impose $5,000 Fee For Protesting Drilling Projects Awful.