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College students turn more liberal, OK speech death penalty...
Calls for diversity on campuses and in Main Street businesses and banning hate speech, even that protected by the First Amendment, are no longer issues to fight over for college students.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-11-18 02:14 UTC
Donald Trump Subreddit Group Banned From Reddit for Hate Speech...
A pro-Trump group on Reddit was banned Monday after the website changed its policies on hate speech. The group had over 790,000 members.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-06-30 00:45 UTC
'We can't resort to Chinese-style monitoring' of social media, Obama warns Silicon Valley donors...
Barack Obama told a group of Democratic donors in Silicon Valley they should not be pushing for
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-11-22 16:36 UTC
Facebook Sponsored Panel: 'I Don't Believe in Free Speech'...
The new progressive agenda is simple: Dismantle key elements of the Constitution in order to serve their own purposes. At the Daily Kos convention, the Netroots Nation Conference, at a panel titled "Racism and the Struggle for Civil Rights," speak
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-07-19 18:06 UTC
GOP Senator Puts Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on Notice: Time for a 'Third-Party Audit' of De-Platforming Policies...
Conservatives have long complained about seemingly arbitrary suspensions of their accounts — most of which come with no explanation or meaningful ability to appeal. Most recently, the Twitter account for the pro-life movie Unplanned was suspended ju
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-04-03 20:57 UTC
Alt-Right Twitter Gab Spoke Too Soon: Square Account Now Deactivated...
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The declaration by free speech social network Gab that the firm was still allowed on Square's bitcoin-friendly Cash App after being banned on other platforms may have been premature. This emerged after the social media platform that is occasionally re
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-01-09 21:23 UTC
Free Speech Platform Gab Blacklisted by Web Host, Payment Processors...
Free speech social network Gab was blacklisted by its web host, Joyent, and by Big Tech payment processors PayPal and Stripe, Saturday, prompting the social network to announce the possibility of it going offline for several weeks.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-28 17:21 UTC
European court upholds conviction of woman accused of insulting Muhammed...
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) this week upheld a conviction against an Austrian woman who called the Islamic prophet Muhammed a pedophile.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-27 14:20 UTC
Free Speech Week isn't just for you and me, it's also for people and ideas we don't like...
As the country celebrates Free Speech Week, I'm left wondering: Will students on college campuses will be able to exercise their First Amendment rights to the fullest extent? The basic idea of free speech is not only freedom to express yourself, but t
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-25 16:32 UTC
Government Will Protect Us From Bad Speech? That's the Fakest News of All: New at Reason...
When government officials suppress critics, they do so only to help themselves. J.D. Tuccille writes: The folks from the government are here to protect
By rjx32 on 2018-01-23 15:32 UTC
Michael Barone's Guide to Government: Free speech...
The First Amendment to the Constitution does not impose, as some believe, 'a wall of separation between church and state.' That phrase comes...
By rjx32 on 2018-01-23 15:32 UTC
New Twitter policy to target 'alt-right' and other 'hate groups'...
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Yes, but what's their definition of "hate speech"?
By viper1 on 2017-12-18 16:23 UTC
Twitter faces backlash after suspending Egyptian journalist Wael Abbas...
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Account of prominent blogger who has documented human rights abuses for a decade shut down for unspecified reasons
By viper1 on 2017-12-18 16:21 UTC
Twitter suspends Britain First leaders...
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The leader and deputy of a far-right British political party's Twitter accounts are frozen.
By viper1 on 2017-12-18 16:19 UTC
EU Threatens Action if Facebook ‘Hate Speech’ Not Censored in 24 Hours...
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The unelected executive arm of the European Union (EU) is threatening to escalate from “non-legislative” action if Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube do not censor what it considers “illegal” online speech within 24 hours.
By rjx32 on 2016-12-05 20:03 UTC
Mike Cernovich: The war on free speech...
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Lawyer, author, and legend behind Mike Cernovich joins therebel to discuss the state of free speech in the US -- the topic of his new film, "Silenced: Our War On Free Speech."
By viper1 on 2016-11-18 16:46 UTC

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