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Politics | Free Speech

Facebook spied on private messages of Americans who questioned 2020 election

Facebook has been spying on the private messages and data of American users and reporting them to the FBI if they express anti-government or anti-authority sentiments — or question the 2020 election — according to sources within the Department of Just

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Supreme Court could echo photographer’s free speech victory over mandated LGBT support

Supreme Court could follow up photographer’s free speech victory with a nearly identical case. Artist victorious against state-mandated LGBT support.

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PODCAST | The Speech Backdrop That Sets The Tone For 2022 & 2024

The Biden administration and its handlers (or should I say the fascist cabal that is now in control in Washington, DC), have telegraphed its playbook. Their strategy for the midterms and 2024 is to run against Donald Trump again, regardless of whether he

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PODCAST | The Mainstream Media Can Be Leashed If We Make It About Policy

In the wake of President Biden's insanely coercive and authoritarian speech that sought to further cement the divide in our country as we approach the Midterm Elections, we see that the puppet masters of the Left - Obama 2.0 - are telegraphing their

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PODCAST | Time To Examine The Worth Of The 'Progressive' Movement?

The turn of the 20th Century introduced fascism to the United States. Under Woodrow Wilson - and continuing under Franklin Roosevelt, the system of government the Framers created ceased to exist because a fundamental protection for the states was removed

News | News

PODCAST | Replacing the Cult of Personality with an Honest Policy Discussion

The Midterm Elections are just months away and the radical Left, the Biden administration, its Obama 2.0 masters, and the mainstream media want to make the election a rehash of the anti-Trump campaign they executed successfully in 2020. The task at hand i

Politics | Liberal Fascism

What 1st Amendment? CA Senate Passes Bill that Would Punish Doctors for COVID ‘Misinformation’

A California medical misinformation bill is outright censorship, and the courts need to stop it.

News | News

ARTICLE & PODCAST | What Has Progressed Under Progressivism?

As we prepare for the onslaught of propaganda that is coming our way (from both sides) during the lead-up to the Midterm Elections, we all need to take a step back from the preferred narratives being foisted upon us by the political Left and mainstream me

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PODCAST | Slash & Burn Politics and 'The Chexit'

It is astounding why a rising star amongst the political Right at the national level - a woman with name recognition, a legacy, and a solid base - would attach her entire political career to attempting to settle some kind of score against Donald Trump. Bu

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PODCAST | Acid Politics Produces Caustic Snowflakes

In the days after the questionably legal FBI raid on Donald Trump's Mar-A-Lago home in Palm Beach, Florida - and after a crazed gunman committed suicide by cop at an FBI office in Ohio, The US Department of Justice and the Department of Homeland Secu

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Elon Musk terminates $44 billion Twitter deal

The announcement brings to an end a will-he-won’t-he saga after the world’s richest person clinched a deal for Twitter in April but then put the buyout on hold until the social media co…

News | National News

State AGs Demand Biden Stop Colluding With Big Tech To Censor Speech

Schmitt and Landry argue that the White House has colluded with Big Tech to suppress any speech contrary to the administration's narrative.

Politics | Joe Biden/Biden Administration

Biden's Disinformation Czar Just Said the Quiet Part Out Loud About Twitter

The "Mary Poppins of Disinformation" as Joe Biden's director of DHS's Disinformation Board Nina Jankowicz refers to herself, has been busy dreaming up all sorts

Politics | Politics

I Criticized BLM. Then I Was Fired.

The data about police shootings just didn't add up, but no one at Thomson Reuters wanted to hear it.

News | Antisemitism Watch

These Anti-Semitic Activists Don’t Want Elon Musk To Bring Free Speech to Twitter

Several of the groups calling on advertisers to boycott Twitter—citing Elon Musk’s objectionable views—are at the forefront of the campaign to boycott Israel and are known for trafficking in anti-Semitic canards. 

Politics | Liberal Fascism

Disinfo Board Chief ‘Shudders’ At Thought of ‘Free Speech Absolutists Taking Over More Platforms’

The “Mary Poppins of disinformation,” as Biden’s Disinformation Governance Board chief calls herself, has shown us how she regards the freedom of speech.

Politics | Free Speech

Elon Musk Is Right About Free Speech on Twitter: The long history of free-speech jurisprudence backs him up

Elon Musk, in his effort to buy Twitter, signaled that under his ownership, the company would allow all speech that the First Amendment protects. “By ‘free speech,’ I simply mean that which matches the law,” he tweeted on April 26. “I am against censorship that goes far beyond the law.”

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PODCAST | Censorship, Disinformation & War...It Isn't Cool to Be a Democrat Today

With Nancy Pelosi and Adam Schiff showboating for film crews in Ukraine to pretend they have done something besides demonizing half of America for the last year and a half - and Biden's new effort to stomp out your freedom of speech, it's just n

Politics | Liberal Fascism

Psaki Dodges Direct Question On Whether Disinfo Board Will ‘Censor’ Americans — Twice

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki dodged direct questions — twice — about the newly-announced Disinformation Governance Board and whether or not it would actively seek to censor stories that could be damaging to President Joe Biden and his administration.

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The Absolute Danger Of Biden’s Disinformation Governance Board

We should all be very concerned with how far we have allowed the fifth columnists to go with manipulating speech and our right to free speech. From the absurd notion of political correctness to social media and internet censorship to the newly created DHS

Politics | Joe Biden/Biden Administration

Biden's Disinformation Chief: Non-Binary People Can Give Birth

The woman Biden chose to be the government-sanctioned arbiter of truth believes "there are many non-binary people who give birth."

Humor | Humor

Eccentric Billionaire Accomplishes More For Free Speech In One Afternoon Than Republicans Have In Decades

WORLD - According to sources, an eccentric immigrant entrepreneur from South Africa just accomplished more for free speech than Republicans have in decades of controlling the government, wielding Federal power, and spending trillions of dollars.'Wow! Who

Politics | Politics

Victor Davis Hanson: Tearing Down the Silicon Valley Wall

Elon Musk has finally managed to buy Twitter. And the moment he did, the enraged Left flipped out. Abruptly leftists began trashing their favorite electronic…

Politics | Liberal Fascism

FREE SPEECH ALERT: DHS Setting up New 'Disinformation Governance Board'

The ink isn’t even dry on Elon Musk’s deal to buy Twitter and make speech free again, and the authoritarians in the Biden administration are nakedly acting to lock down the flow of informa...

Miscellaneous | Education

Over 450 colleges maintain speech-policing bias response teams

Over 450 U.S. colleges and universities, public and private, maintain some form of a reporting system aimed at policing campus speech, according to a new report from a campus free speech organization.

Politics | Politics

Elon Musk Weighs In On Twitter Censoring Hunter Biden Laptop Story During 2020 Election

New incoming Twitter boss Elon Musk responded to one of the most controversial aspects of the 2020 presidential election on Tuesday after the company unanimously approved his offer to acquire the social media platform for $44 billion.

Politics | The "Squad"

Ilhan Omar Finds a New Way to Attack Freedom of Speech

While Elon Musk fights for free speech on Twitter, Ilhan Omar is working hard to destroy it under the guise of protecting us all against “Islamophobia.”

Politics | Liberal Fascism

Elon Musk Torches Mainstream Institutions For ‘Extreme Antibody Reaction’ To Free Speech

Elon Musk weighed in Tuesday to the political left’s outrage over his offer to buy Twitter being accepted by saying that the visceral reaction to those angered by free speech was telling.

News | News

Twitter accepts Musk's $44 billion deal

Elon Musk, the world's richest man, can add Twitter to his empire.

Miscellaneous | Education

Why Academia Is Preying on Freethinkers - The American Spectator | USA News and PoliticsThe American Spectator | USA News and Politics

“Disinvitation season” used to be a season when student activists worked to disinvite usually conservative commencement speakers. Now it’s “cancel...

Politics | Politics

The establishment’s Orwellian line on Elon Musk’s Twitter crusade

An example of the establishment's aspirations to control debate appeared in a column by former Clinton Labor Secretary Robert Reich on Elon Musk’s big buy of Twitter stock.

Politics | Politics

A Warning From Shanghai

A new California bill threatens to strip doctors of their medical licenses for saying things the state doesn’t like. We don't have to imagine what that would look like.

Politics | Big Tech vs Conservatives

Twitter Disregards Elon Musk, Says No Plans to Bring Trump Back

Whatever the outcome may be of the Musk/Twitter fascists power struggle, there is no doubt that the hegemony of the social media giants must be broken.

Science & Technology | Social Media

Hunter Laptop Story Confirms: Rein in Big Tech or Cease To Be a Free People - The American Spectator | USA News and PoliticsThe American Spectator | USA News and Politics

On the precipice of the regime-defining 2020 presidential election, Facebook and Twitter committed their “Pearl Harbor attack” against the incumbent...

Science & Technology | Social Media

How Big Tech Is Strangling Your Freedom

A conversation with entrepreneur and investor David Sacks on protecting civil liberties in the digital public square.

Politics | Liberal "Tolerance"

Police are forced to protect conservative debater at Yale Law FREE SPEECH event from woke students shouting 'I'll fight you b*tch': Victim warns 'future of legal profession in America is in dire straits'

The students screamed profanities at Kristen Waggoner, including one who threatened they would 'literally fight you, b***h'. Others chanted 'protect trans kids' and 'shame, shame'.

Psychology | Psychology

Labelling something a “conspiracy theory” does little to stop people from believing it – Research Digest

By Emma Young. People call ideas they already consider unbelievable "conspiracy theories", rather than being influenced by the label to stop believing them.

News | News

Canadian Court Makes Freedom Convoy Organizer a Political Prisoner

In Justin Trudeau’s quest to usher in a fascist-Left totalitarian state – more in line with the goals of the World Economic Forum’s Great Reset than with the traditional freedoms embraced by the Canadian people, an Ontario court has issued a ruling

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PODCAST: Putin Maybe Trying to Cancel Ukraine and the Olympics Are a Bust, But Rogan Remains

While the Biden administration fear-mongers about Vladimir Putin's intentions on the border of Ukraine and the Chinese manipulate NBC over the Olympics, Joe Rogan - as John Adams would say - remains... ARTICLE LINKS You Either Believe in the Guarante

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You Either Believe in the Guaranteed Right to Free Speech Or You Support Oppressive Totalitarianism

While the mainstream media showcases its hypocrisy in the cancel culture’s attempt to force Joe Rogan’s podcast off Spotify, we should all use this moment constructively – and, in fact, instructively – to clearly identify the divisive elements in

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PODCAST INTERVIEW: From Hopelessness to Hope and Beyond | Underground USA | United States

Free speech, and those who defend it, are under attack in both the United States and the West; the free world. From Britain to Australia, the US to Argentina, the globalized Fascist Left is aggressively taking aim at both free speech and the free markets.

Politics | Politics

Biden’s FBI Targets Project Veritas’ James O’Keefe - The American Spectator | USA News and PoliticsThe American Spectator | USA News and Politics

Not satisfied with authorizing the FBI to target Virginia mom’s and dad’s protesting the teaching of racism in their kids...

Miscellaneous | Other Stuff

Are Americans In Favor of Free Speech?

Periodically you see a poll that suggests support for free speech in the U.S. is weak, and that the First Amendment wouldn't be adopted by contemporary Americans. But this Rasmussen survey finds something quite different: A new national telephone and onli

Politics | Liberal Fascism

Canada Bans Public Employees from Using 'Let's Go Brandon'

“Let’s Go Brandon” has made its way north of the border, where Canadian officials have banned its use by government workers.
In a notice written late last week, a [REDACTED] official...

News | National News

Blackburn slams Biden on Facebook censorship, suggests First Amendment violation

Sen. Marsha Blackburn wrote a letter to President Biden slamming his administration’s collaboration with Facebook to rid the platform of vaccine "misinformation" and suggesting the work could violate the First Amendment.

News | News

Biden White House Crosses the Line into Full-Blown Facebook Fascism

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki exposed disturbing news that the Biden administration is actively working with the social media...

History | The Constitution

YouTube Deletes CPAC's Video About Trump's Lawsuit, Group Can't Upload Content

YouTube deleted a video uploaded by the American Conservative Union, which hosts the Conservative Political Action Conference, for allegedly ...

Science & Technology | Social Media

Liberal Author, Censored by Twitter and Youtube After Questioning Fauci, Considers Suing

Women’s health and civil liberties author and journalist Naomi Wolf has had her Twitter account suspended and Youtube ...

News | News

Emails Reveal Biden Campaign Pressured Facebook to Censor Trump

In a very rare nod to Facebook, new emails reveal the social media giant refused to bow to incredible pressure from the Biden campaign to...

Politics | Politics

VIDEO: CRT Trainer Says in the Classroom ‘Free Speech Does Not Apply’

Re-writing both the Bill of Rights and US Supreme Court rulings, Critical Race Theory proponents recently led a mandatory “anti-racist”...

Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help

Today's Supreme Court Ruling May Ultimately Impact You - Workplace Coach Blog

Venting on social media & free speech; today's U.S. Supreme Court ruling may impact you

News | News

When ‘Evidence of Prejudice’ Is a Felony Charge

A charge leveled against a 20-year old man in Florida for defacing a commemorative paint job in an intersection with his truck’s tires...

Miscellaneous | Education

Judge Orders Virginia School to Reinstate Teacher Who Refused to Use Transgender Pronouns

A Virginia state court judge on Tuesday directed Loudoun County School System officials to withdraw their suspension and ...

Health & Fitness | Health News

Amazon devices will soon automatically share your Internet with neighbors

Amazon's experimental wireless mesh networking turns users into guinea pigs.

News | News

Twitter Defeats Its Own Argument for a ‘Moderation Policy’

In the row between the Nigerian government and Twitter, it appears that Twitter stepped on its own tail in how it responded to Nigeria’s...

News | News

First Amendment Under Siege from Both Government and the Private Sector

In a move that should raise eyebrows across the board, the Department of Justice, at the behest of the FBI, was granted a subpoena to...

Science & Technology | Social Media

'Glaring Concern': Clarence Thomas Says It's Time for Big Action Against Big Tech Censorship

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas is railing against the unchecked power of Big Tech, including social media giants like Twitter and booksellers like Amazon, to control speech in America.

Politics | Politics

Lab Leak and Censorship | National Review

The lab-leak theory was deemed a conspiracy theory and misinformation, and the social-media companies treated it as such.

Science & Technology | Social Media

DeSantis Signs Bill to Stop Big Tech Censorship of Floridians

MIAMI—Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has signed into law a bill—the first of its kind in the United States—allowing ...

Politics | Politics

Right-of-Center Books Hidden from Amazon Search Results

Notable upcoming books released by conservative authors have suddenly disappeared from Amazon’s search results.

News | News

Biden Is All Over the Board on Social Media's Attack on the First Amendment

In the aftermath of Facebook’s totalitarian decision to maintain their banishment of former President Trump, the Biden administration...

Science & Technology | Social Media

Republicans: Break Up Big Tech After Facebook Board Upholds Trump Ban

Congressional Republicans on May 5, upset with the decision by Facebook's Oversight Board to uphold the company's ban ...

News | News

Unreleased Federal Report: ‘No Evidence’ Free Speech Online Leads to ‘Hate Crimes’

An unpublished report that was commissioned by and sent to Congress found that freedom of speech on the internet did not lead to a rise...

Politics | Politics

Conservative Heritage Foundation Turns Down Six-Figure Donations From Google, Facebook

The Heritage Foundation declined donations from Google and Facebook because of the companies’ censoring persons and groups with conservative points of view.

News | News

Federal Judge Charges the Media is Dangerously Close to 'One-Party Control'

A blistering rebuke of the mainstream media’s ideologically monopoly was issued by a federal appeals court judge in an obscure libel case...

News | News

Twitter Admits They Are a Publishing Platform in Suit Against Texas Attorney General

In a move that unwittingly damages Twitter’s claim that it is due Section 230 protections, the social media behemoth filed suit against...

News | News

Nancy Pelosi's HR1 Encroaches ‘Unconstitutionally’ on the First Amendment

Nancy Pelosi's pet project bill, HR1, is proving to be much more than a massive voter registration and campaign procedure reform bill. As is, it would gives federal bureaucrats new authority to control political free speech, something absolutely protected

Science & Technology | Social Media

Opinion: US Should Emulate Poland on Fining Big Tech Censors

Commentary Who knew years ago that the United States would be lagging far behind countries like Poland and ...

Politics | Politics

Sean Davis: The Left Foments Violence When They Throttle Speech

Federalist Co-Founder Sean Davis warned Thursday the escalating movement on the left to control and suppress speech will only lead to violence.

Science & Technology | Social Media

Who Is in Control? The Need to Rein in Big Tech

If Big Tech’s capabilities are allowed to develop unchecked and unregulated, these companies will eventually have the power not only to suppress existing political movements, but to anticipate and prevent the emergence of new ones. This would mean the e

News | National News

White House Trade Adviser: Amazon Suspension of Parler Is 'Chilling'

The move by large technology firms to de-platform "free speech" social media site Parler has a chilling effect, ...

News | News

Apple wants to delete Telegram app from people’s iPhones – here’s how to stop it

Word is circulating that Apple is planning to remotely axe the Telegram app from users’ iPhones now that President Donald Trump and millions of free speech advocates have migrated there. The social media platform notified its users on Tuesday that t

News | News

THE PURGE? ABC’s News Director Calls for ‘Cleansing’ Trump’s Supporters

Rick Klein, news director for ABC News wants to “cleanse” the nation of everyone and anyone who supports the President’s

News | News

‘Campaign Monitor’ Email Service Dumps Trump Campaign from Platform

On Friday, Facebook and Twitter launched an unprecedented attack on free speech and the right to freely assemble in today’s

News | News

PC WORD BAN: University of Michigan Claims Words ‘Picnic,’ ‘Brown Bag’ Are Offensive

The University of Michigan’s “Words Matter Task Force” (WMTF), created by the university’s Information & Technology Services (ITS) Department, has

Politics | Liberal Hypocrisy

Prestigious La Jolla Country Day School tells student to remove 'offensive' MAGA hat

LA JOLLA (KUSI) – KUSI News has obtained an email sent to all staff from La Jolla County Day’s Head of School, Gary Krahn. The controversy that emerged from Krahn’s email to LJCD staff is in regards to one of their students showing up to school wear

Politics | Big Tech vs Conservatives

Social Media Censorship Sows the Wind, and We All Reap the Whirlwind - American Greatness

My first encounter with social media fact-checking was over a year ago, when Facebook appended a “false information” tag to a meme I had posted about World War…

News | News

Getting into the Subject of the 'Uncensored'

In this episode of Underground USA I introduce Pete D'Abosca, an independent journalist and political guy with National File. Pete and I will be doing a 3-times weekly podcast for National File so we decided to shake it down here. Don't worry, U

Politics | Politics

Twitter, Facebook Censor Trump's Posts About Election

A number of social media messages posted by President Donald Trump in recent days—namely those about the election ...

Politics | Politics

Blaming the victim: Theo van Gogh, Charlie Hebdo, and the end of Free Speech

While Muslim extremists slice the throats of those at prayer, the NYT and others accuse the French of failing Muslim immigrants. Op-ed.

Politics | Big Tech vs Conservatives

News-sharing social media site rejects censorship, algorithms | Fox Business

This social media site won't censor the news articles you share.

News | News

Google Pushes Conservative News Sites Far Down Search Lists | RealClearPolitics

It has long been feared that Google, which controls almost 90% of U.S. Internet search traffic, could sway an election by altering the search results it shows users. New data indicate that may be...

History | The Constitution

Barr Calls CCP Virus Lockdowns 'Greatest Intrusion on Civil Liberties' Since Slavery

William Barr pandemic-related lockdowns amounted to the "greatest intrusion on civil liberties" in America's history "other than slavery."

Politics | Politics

Parler VS Clouthub review

In light of Twitter declaring war on free speech and going on a censorship spree, the demand and need for a real free speech social media platform has been felt by many. TWS is here to fight for and protect the constitution —beginning with free speech,

Politics | Politics

Please help people get their account back

Thank you Mr. President for taking action against social media suppressing conservatives! We the people appreciate it! However, this doesn't help the people that were suspended for no reason. We at Team World Supporter, demand that Twitter and other soci

History | The Constitution

Twitter's New 'Fact-Checking' Label Has Dangerous Implications, Experts Say

Twitter, in a first for the social media platform, has added a fact-checking label to posts by President Donald ...

Politics | Politics

Team World Supporter update on our fight to protect the First Amendment

A bit over two years ago, we at Team World Supporter began a quest to protect free speech on social media. It began with a daily counter of suspected shadow banning or account suspension, that is still ongoing today. The next step was to expose the occurr

Politics | Politics

TWS' StoryFire Review

StoryFire is an app that was created as an alternative to YouTube by known YouTuber Jesse Ridgeway (McJuggernuggets) and Brian Spitz. StoryFire was created as an app for people to create, write stories and upload videos. There is an in-app currency called

News | The News

Alan Dershowitz: ‘Idiots’ On CNN ‘Lied’ About My Trump Comments And I’ll Likely Sue Them; Hints At New 1A Media Standard

During this week’s episode of “The Sunday Special” with Daily Wire Editor-in-Chief Ben Shapiro, prominent attorney and former Harvard Law professor Alan Dershowitz revealed his plan to likely sue CNN for allegedly maliciously

Politics | Politics

Two Year Statement

Two years ago, we at Team World Supporter, saw that the first amendment was under attack. We decided to act and protect the constitution. We began a daily count

Politics | Big Tech vs Conservatives

GOTTA be kidding us: Twitter’s new feature allows users to report others for tweeting ‘misleading info about a political election’

We see you, Twitter.

Politics | Politics

YouTube vs COPPA

We at Team World Supporter are here to explain why YouTube is wrong in doing what they are doing. COPPA is only here to make sure that online sites don’t collec

Politics | Politics

Team World Supporter official fundraising statement

We at Team World Supporter are launching a new campaign. We are trying to raise money so we can promote the tweet announcing the form for people to fill out the

Politics | Politics

Statement regarding our move from Twitter to cloutHub

Team World Supporter has come to the decision to move our main posts from Twitter to CloutHub. This comes as a result of the fact that we have 525 followers on

Politics | Politics

Google Forms - create and analyze surveys, for free.

Create a new survey on your own or with others at the same time. Choose from a variety of survey types and analyze results in Google Forms. Free from Google.

News | International News

Steve Bannon: New Film On Huawei—“Claws of the Red Dragon”, Hong Kong Protest & US China Trade War

Can President Trump actually order American companies out of China? What is Steve Bannon’s new film, Claws of ...

News | News

Young Conservatives at Turning Point: We're Being Censored

Young Conservatives Feel They Can't Express Themselves on Social Media

Science & Technology | Social Media

Trump White House Asks Public To Report Social Media Sites If 'Suspended, Banned' For Being Conservative | Daily Wire

President Trump's White House is asking people to report social media sites, including Twitter, Google, and Facebook, if they suspect the site's "political bias" has caused them to be banned.

Politics | BDS

Austrian police fine students for waving Israel flag at anti-BDS protest - Israel News

A police supervisor told the students the Israeli flag is a “provocation” and issued the activists a 150 euro fine.

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

Would MLK have supported Trump's free speech executive order? His niece thinks so.

"My uncle knew that above all else, words are a man’s greatest weapon..."

News | The News

NOT SURPRISING: Networks Ignore Trump’s Executive Order On Campus Free Speech

What better example for how the left-wing media views the free speech rights of campus conservatives than their ignoring of President Donald Trump’s executive order protecting those rights.

Politics | Donald Trump

Trump signs executive order to promote free speech on college campuses

President Trump on Thursday signed an executive order to promote free speech on college campuses by threatening colleges with the loss of federal research funding if they do not protect those rights. 

Politics | BDS

Boycotting Israel - Is It Really Free Speech?

There's almost no end to the claims that boycotting Israel is "free speech," protected by law. But this actually reflects a misunderstanding of how the US

History | The Constitution

Foundation Wins Campus Free Speech Settlement Against UC Berkeley

The Young America’s Foundation has won a legal battle, forcing a major college campus to give conservative speakers the same freedoms they give to others.

Miscellaneous | Interesting & Helpful Information

Heather Heying: Free Speech on Campus

Heather Heying at the US Department of Justice forum on Free Speech on College Campuses - 9/17/2018. Help support Heather's work on patreon: https://www.patr...

History | The Constitution

Facebook Censors Star Spangled Banner Video

Facebook has come under fire lately from right-leaning users for censoring and banning conservative content. President Trump tweeted about the censorship of conservatives again today. Social Media Giants are silencing millions of people. Can’t do this e

History | The Constitution

Legal scrutiny of the National Enquirer risks free speech rights: Do we want the government second-guessing decisions to publish or not to publish? - NY Daily News

What happens when a media organization finds itself at the center of an investigation into alleged campaign finance violations? Does it plead the Fifth, or the First?

History | The Constitution

President Trump Has Paved The Way For A Free Speech Comeback

Resistance to growing attacks on free speech and expression is evidence of how truly transformative President Trump has been.

History | The Constitution

Devin Nunes just put Google on notice for censoring conservatives - Patriot Pulse

Earlier this year, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was grilled on Capitol Hill for the social media giant’s bias against conservatives. Now Google could be next to face the music. And Devin Nunes sent a...

News | Interesting Links

Free Speech: Taking Action Against College Speech Police

A splendid new organization, Speech First, headed by Nicole Neily, is not content merely to respond after the fact to violations of students' constitutional rights. It is suing to invalidate the University of Michigan's "elaborate investigatory and d

Politics | Politics

UC Berkeley must face lawsuit alleging bias against conservative speakers

In a decision late Wednesday, U.S. District Judge Maxine Chesney in San Francisco said two conservative groups could pursue claims that the school applied its "high-profile speaker" and "major events" policies in a manner that unfairly

Politics | Op-Ed

Why does California hate free speech?

California’s legislature is poised to approve one of the most serious attacks against freedom of speech ever contemplated in U.S. history this week. Assembly Bill 2943 is legislation that would place that state in an Orwellian society by banning books,

Politics | Politics

Nazi speech on campus opposed by half of Americans - Washington Times

Nearly half of Americans support banning Nazis and white supremacists from speaking on college campuses, a poll shows, but higher education critics warn that such a move would be imprudent and legally dubious.

News | News

Tech Giants Are Biggest Threat Facing Trump Supporters

Illustration by Ben Garrison After tech giants testified before Congress on Tuesday, Americans should realize the richest and most powerful U.S. companies wield power and influence in a way not seen since the railroad tycoons and John D. Rockefeller’s S

Psychology | Psychology & Psychological Research

This College Professor Is Under Siege for Challenging Transgender Orthodoxy

“There’s a kind of feeling that there’s a mob. And you don’t run across a mob,” says a Boise State professor.

News | Interesting Links

First, They Came for the Biologists - WSJ

The postmodernist left on campus is intolerant not only of opposing views, but of science itself.

News | Interesting Stories

Supreme Court: Rejecting trademarks that ‘disparage’ others violates the First Amendment - The Washington Post

The outcome is likely to affect the legal case of the Washington Redskins, whose trademark registration was revoked in 2014 under the same disparagement clause.

Politics | Politics

Actually, hate speech is protected speech - LA Times

Here are the most popular slogans about speech, and why they're wrong

Politics | Other Politics

A Violent Attack on Free Speech at Middlebury

Liberals must defend the right of conservative students to invite speakers of their choice, even if they find their views abhorrent.

Politics | Politics

Trump bans EPA employees from giving social media updates

EPA grants have reportedly been frozen, with agency employees barred from speaking about it.

Politics | Politics

At least 10 people injured at California rally, authorities say - CNN.com

Ten people were injured Sunday after violence broke out between a white supremacist group and counter-protesters, said authorities in Sacramento, California.

Politics | Political Science

Does Free Speech Offend You?

Should offensive speech be banned? Where should we, as a society, draw the line where permitted speech is on one side, and forbidden speech is on the other? ...

News | Fun With Islam

Pro-Islam Billboard Campaign Launching Across America | Truth Revolt

A new evangelizing campaign by the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) has launched in California and is expected to cross America in the coming weeks with billboards inviting the public to come to Islam and "discover" the Muslim prophet Muha

Politics | Politics

Free Speech Can't Be Taken for Granted | Works and Days

The wish to silence, censor, and impede thought is just as strong a human emotion as the desire for free expression -- especially when censorship is cloaked in rhetoric about fairness, equality, justice, and all the other euphemisms for not allowing the f

Politics | The American Experiment

The First — and a Half — Amendment | National Review Online

Politics | The American Experiment

No, there’s no “hate speech” exception to the First Amendment - The Washington Post

Asking “is this free speech or is it hate speech?” is like asking “is this free speech or is it rude speech?” or “is this free speech or is it evil speech?”

News | Societal Evolution

The Free-Speech Crisis - The New Yorker

The murder of Washiqur Rahman highlights a trend: around the world, free speech is under threat. George Packer on the dangers of censorship.

News | Fun With Islam

We must not call Charlie Hebdo killers 'terrorists', says BBC boss - Telegraph

Tarik Kafala, the head of BBC Arabic, says using the term 'terrorism' is too 'loaded'

Politics | Liberal "Tolerance"

French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners

A French court has handed out convictions for anti-gay hate crimes on Twitter for the first time, after three people used the hashtag “let’s burn the gays”.

News | The News

UC Berkeley students: Drop Bill Maher from commencement - CNN.com

Students at the University of California, Berkeley are petitioning to have Bill Maher removed as their 2014 fall commencement speaker.