The Australian airline has found itself in a political correctness row after issuing instructions to employees to use 'gender appropriate' terms and avoid saying 'husband and wife'.
Ontario is getting a Throne Speech this week and a budget next week and these events will set the stage for the June election. In her recent post, Frances drew attention to the province's public finances via the public sector...
After a keynote speech, I was asked again today what will happen to all the people who will lose their jobs due to Automation and Artificial Intelligence. The example cited was people who drive for a living. While I’ve written about this before, as well as the shift off farms to the cities in the... Show More Summary
Free speech has become a conservative idea by default because liberals don’t believe in it any more. Liberals have given up on the idea of coming up with the best
There’s much fainting and grasping for smelling salts among the editorial page elites these days. Young people aren’t listening to them, I take it. You’ll remember Brooks advising us that the reason we don’t get anywhere with the gun control debate is that gun control advocates are too nasty to the second amendment activists, and […]
With an incendiary floor speech, Del. Nick Freitas (R-Culpeper) wows conservative media.
The United Nations has warned that Facebook’s platform is contributing to the spread of hate speech and ethnic violence in crisis-hit Myanmar. It’s yet another black mark against social media at a time when the tech industry’s reputation as an accelerator of false information is attracting criticism from the highest places. This week the government of […]
Political spending is an essential expression of free speech that brings new voices into politics and makes our democracy more vibrant.
At one time in the not so distant past “free speech” was a cornerstone in Western culture. Not anymore. Angry Muslims beat people at Speaker’s Corner in London after Tommy Robinson gave a speech this past weekend. Speakers’ Corner is an area where open-air public speaking, debate, and discussion are allowed. Show More Summary
Let's apply some progressive "commonsense" gun control proposals to freedom of speech and the press.
Last week, The Times of London teamed up with a tech company and a creative agency to digitally recreate "the speech JFK would have made in Dallas had he not been assassinated." The Dallas Trade Mart speech never happened - Kennedy was...Show More Summary
CATHY YOUNG: Deniers of the war on free speech on college campuses are dead wrong: The heresies today’s college protesters consider intolerably offensive often aren’t very offensive at all.
Italian design house Pininfarina looks set to join a revived Lagonda and Polestar in the battle for luxury electric car supremacy. Pininfarina Chairman Paulo Pininfarina indicated as much during a speech made at this month's 2018 Geneva auto show, Motor1 reported on Friday. “My father’s dream was to build a car company and his...
6:00 Secretary Howard Schoor welcomes us.Speakers—Eric Mears—Health Opportunities High School—(delivered me his speech, which I present verbatim)Ladies and gentlemen,I speak today to address the shocking sample comments of the Charlotte...Show More Summary
Siri and Alexa, the AI voice assistants on iOS and Amazon devices, might be sexist, at least that’s according to a speech expert. As the Daily Mail reports, Delip Rao, the CEO and co-founder of R7 Speech Sciences, a company that uses...Show More Summary
"We simply must do more to protect people online."
Universities are supposed to be places where you confront unfamiliar and challenging ideas. According to some critics, however, students today are turning their backs on that concept of welcoming free speech. Instead, the argument goes, young people want to transform campuses into “safe spaces” where offensive speech is banned and political correctness is enforced. There’s […]
By John Stone Age of Autism has traditionally focused on the issues vaccination and autism, but we ignore the expansion of Wi-Fi at our peril. Senator Colbeck criticizes the Michigan Senate’s indifference to the safety of citizens and particularly children...
FREEDOM OF SPEECH A senior university student saying that there are only two genders was kicked out of a class he needed for graduation. From the Daily Wire: Lake Ingle, a religious studies major at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, was kicked out of Professor Alison Downie’s Christianity class on February 28 for telling her that […]