The Palestine Authority is trying to silence anybody prepared to stand up and criticise its actions or those of Mahmoud Abbas. This should worry us all Last week, Palestinian human rights activist Issa Amro was released from Palestinian Authority (PA) police custody following a week-long illegal detention. Show More Summary
Clinton described Trump's U.N. speech as "very dark, dangerous, not the kind of message that the leader of the free world should be delivering."
To the editor: At last, a voice of levity from UC Berkeley’s Chancellor, Carol T. Christ. (“UC Berkeley Chancellor Carol T. Christ: ‘Free speech has itself become controversial,’” Sept. 14) We have witnessed continued travesty against "free speech" in our public forums, our taxpayer-funded universities...
Egypt is failing to protect free speech and its minorities, investigate abuses by its forces or grant U.S. monitors access to the conflict-ridden Sinai Peninsula, according to a damning Trump … Click to Continue »
Catherine Rampell, writing for The Washington Post: Here’s the problem with suggesting that upsetting speech warrants “safe spaces,” or otherwise conflating mere words with physical assault: If speech is violence, then violence becomes a justifiable response to speech. Just ask college students. Show More Summary
A damning Trump administration report says Egypt is failing to protect free speech and its minorities, investigate abuses by its forces or grant U.S. monitors access to the conflict-ridden Sinai … Click to Continue »
September 17 was Constitution Day. Each year, it provides an opportunity to honor the document that has helped secure the fundamental liberties we hold dear, such as freedom of speech.
Almost half of students think the first amendment doesn't protect "hate speech." The post Study of College Students’ Attitudes Toward Free Speech Is Frightening appeared first on RedState.
Well what do you know! The headlining acts, so to speak, have either canceled or were never really on the schedule. [ more › ]
The attacks on colleges and universities for being too politically correct, perpetuating snowflakism and preventing free speech is a calculated move by the right wing and even progressives like Bill Maher are falling for it. A new survey published by the Brookings Institute alleges that students...
A study shows that college students have ignorant, destructive ideas about free speech. Look to their professors and the Obama administration for clues as to how this emerged.
All these college students are in for a very rude awakening when they finally graduate (with tens of thousands in student loans debt) and attempt to enter the work force.
Student Republicans support the use of violence to disrupt a controversial speaker on campus in roughly the same proportion as student Democrats, according to a survey that warns freedom of expression is “deeply imperiled” on U.S. campuses. In the Brookings study, which collected views from 1,500...
A survey warns that freedom of expression is "deeply imperiled" on U.S. campuses.
A multi-day series of political speeches promoted by right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulous at UC Berkelely next week will occur mostly outdoors instead of within two rarefied campus halls as initially planned. The campus administration said this weekend that organizers missed the deadline to...
UC Berkeley will accommodate Free Speech Week next week, despite a dispute between the university and supporters of President Trump who are promoting the controversial program, campus officials said Monday. The campus is preparing strong...Show More Summary
Relentless alt-right provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos, who along with some alleged conservative/alt-right financial backing is dead-set on taking UC Berkeley to task for trying to stymie or cancel the event. [ more › ]
Apparently even 'Gab' won't let you tell people to go around killing Jewish people.
Government cites security reasons for blocking internet use after incidents of civil unrest.