Tag Archives: Free Speech

“Are you now, or have you ever been a member…”


Those who have studied history, or lived through enough of it, knows the McCarthy-era question ended with the phrase “…a member of the Communist Party.” Twitter is reviving the policy of disciplining folks on the basis of their membership in … Continue reading

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The Stupid Surround Us


The second comment on a story in the Ball State Daily News (stop giggling) is clearly reason enough to do some head shaking: Perhaps this is an aberration. Maybe there are constitutional scholars and amateurs like myself all over the … Continue reading

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More Tolerance from the Left


Just another blogger making the same leap as was demonstrated the other day in the Quote of the Day: You get to a point, if you haven’t already, when you have to question the very value of free speech. Is … Continue reading

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Point, Counter-Point With a Liberal


  This guy made sense for a while… Link With progressives disinviting not only conservative speakers but even centrist or left of center freethinkers—and others shouting down anyone they disagree with rather than engaging in thoughtful dialogue—conservatives have been vocal … Continue reading

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If You Disrupt a Speech Because You Disagree…


Congratulations, you’re a fascist. Okay, maybe that’s a bit too strong. Perhaps you’re a college student who just wants to signal your virtue, and you’re caught up in a wave of protests. Who hasn’t stumbled into this kind of thing? … Continue reading

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Twitter Stops Ads Which Evoke a Strong Negative Reaction


Or maybe just ads which infuriate liberals. Mashable: Twitter banned a campaign ad on Monday from Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn in which she claimed to have helped stop the “sale of baby body parts” from abortions by defunding Planned Parenthood, the Associated … Continue reading

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Ben Shapiro Lectures California Lawmakers on “Hate Speech”


He tells them the “heckler’s veto” must be stopped. Good for him. The Blaze: “And I’d like to make a point here about UC Berkeley,” Shapiro said. “The reason it cost $600,000 to bring me to UC Berkeley was not … Continue reading

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