Tag Archives: freedom

Quotes of the Day


America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves. —-Abraham Lincoln “The #Berkeley police have stood down. A sea of black masks as far as I can … Continue reading

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The Round Table Discussion on the Role of Irony in University Discourse Will Go on as Planned


National Post: Ryerson University [Toronto] has canceled a panel discussion called “The Stifling of Free Speech on University Campuses” following pushback from activists who said the event was giving a platform to fascists. The event, which was set for August … Continue reading

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NPR Finds Something Wrong With Doxxing and Threatening a Neo Nazi


You might get the wrong guy. No. That’s about the only thing. Link Like a professor who was NOT at the rally in Charlottesvile, but whose doppelganger was:   A counterprotester at the white supremacist march had posted a picture … Continue reading

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Franklin, Hamilton and Today


“Whoever would overthrow the liberty of a nation must begin by subduing the freeness of speech.” Benjamin Franklin   By the way, today is the anniversary of a major victory for free speech in America. If you imagine that politics … Continue reading

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Is a Call for Annihilation of Jews Free Speech?


Many on the left want to label politically or socially problematic speech as “hate speech.” Words which offend, they say, are in some way hateful and therefore fobidden. “YOU CAN”T SAY THAT!” I disagree, since sometimes the truth hurts. Lies … Continue reading

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So, I Can’t Do WHAT?


The Washington Post has an article on Senate Bill 720. Dumb doesn’t cover it. From the Congressional website, part of the summary. The bill prohibits U.S. persons engaged in interstate or foreign commerce from: requesting the imposition of any boycott … Continue reading

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More Shutuppery


These guys win, and there will no longer be an internet. Or newspapers or freedom of the press… I’ve said this about Brett Kimberlin, who at one point convinced an addled judge to block Aaron Walker from writing about Kimberlin. … Continue reading

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