Free Speech

Pledge
he state of Texas is backing a school that expelled a black student after she refused to stand for the flag during the US Pledge of Allegiance. Texas...
UPDATE: Earlier this evening, July 3, the good folks at Facebook restored the post that is the subject of this article. An email from Facebook came...
Phone
School also forbids ‘rumors’ and ‘embarrassing pictures’ As part of its code of conduct, a public university in Alabama prohibits its students from...
KUALA LUMPUR -  A Danish national has become the first person to be convicted under Malaysia’s new anti-fake news law. Salah Salem Saleh Sulaiman, 46...
Everyone is becoming aware of the fact that there is no longer any freedom of speech on any public school campus in the United States. But supporting...
EU
On March 1, The European Commission — the unelected executive branch of the European Union — told social media companies to remove illegal online...
Free Speech
Throughout my career as a journalist and political scientist, I’ve never come across any historical evidence indicating that our Founding Fathers...
Censored
After one strike was removed earlier in the week, YouTube hit the Alex Jones Channel with a third strike for a video that had already been appealed...
Finger
A Terre Haute man ticketed after making a rude gesture at an Indiana State Police trooper has filed a federal lawsuit claiming his constitutionally...
A federal judge on Tuesday ruled that a Kansas law designed to punish people who boycott Israel is an unconstitutional denial of free speech. The...
Free Speech
Media freedom around the world has fallen to the lowest level for at least a decade, according to a study that shows journalists are threatened by...
SPLC
In 2010, the Southern Poverty Law Center designated the Family Research Council a “hate group” because of its orthodox position on homosexuality, and...
Banned
This one falls under "too stupid to believe," but it's actually true. Twitter has banned writer Elizabeth Johnston, who writes at "The Activist Mommy...
Protests
The good news/bad news see-saw on free speech continues to teeter back and forth.  On the positive side of the fulcrum, we have the new poll I wrote...
Mayor
Venice's right-wing mayor has ordered cops to shoot ANYONE who shouts 'Allahu Akbar' - rather than risk a terror attack . The phrase in Arabic for '...
EFF
As social media and internet companies scramble to ban or otherwise cut ties with extremist and far right-wing websites like the neo-nazi Daily...
Israel Boycott
Earlier this week, the ACLU sent a letter to members of Congress opposing the Israel Anti-Boycott Act. The bill would amend existing law to prohibit...