Is Facebook Using Foreign Influence As An Excuse To Censor Conservatives?

Opinion | Michael Thielen
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is seen on stage during a town hall at Facebook's headquarters in Menlo Park, California September 27, 2015. REUTERS/Stephen Lam

In its haste to address one problem, Facebook has opened an entirely different can of worms.

Noam Chomsky Defends Embattled 'Pro-Colonialist' Professor Against Censorship

Education | Ian Miles Cheong
nervous young woman with adhesive tape over her mouth promoting censorship (Shutterstock/Vladimir Gjorgiev)
The professor is facing calls for censorship and professional blacklisting.

British PM Wants More Internet Censorship: Delete 'Extremist Content' In 2 Hours

Tech | Ian Miles Cheong
Hacker over a screen with binary code. [Shutterstock - adike]

The move will enable widespread censorship and kill freedom of speech.

Middlebury College Policy Rewards Censorship And Makes Violent Threats Effective

Education | Ian Miles Cheong
Censorship is occurring across the world as countries step up their battles against "hate speech." [Shutterstock - Marcos Mesa Sam Wordley]

Students can merely threaten violence towards a speaker they dislike to shut down what they say.

'Free Speech Alternative' To Twitter Doesn't Last Long At All, Hit With 'Anti-Discrimination' Violation

Tech | Ian Miles Cheong
Free speech [Shutterstock/Marcos Mesa Sam Wordley]

The website was given less than a week’s notice to find another domain provider.

Utah Valley University Faculty Must Report 'Argumentative' Students To 'Behavior Assessment Team'

Education | Ian Miles Cheong
Censorship is occurring across the world as countries step up their battles against "hate speech." [Shutterstock - Marcos Mesa Sam Wordley]

They must subject students who act out of line to the campus’ thought police.

European Union Calls For Massive Internet Censorship

Tech | Ian Miles Cheong
A section of an artwork attributed to street artist Banksy, depicting a workman chipping away at one of the 12 stars on the flag of the European Union, is seen on a wall in the ferry port of Dover, Britain May 7, 2017. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A leaked document calls on EU to increase its Internet censorship, following in China’s footsteps.

YouTube’s New Content Guidelines Censor And Cripple News Channels

Opinion | Ian Miles Cheong

In YouTube’s efforts to sanitize its platform, news channels are being deleted.

Eventbrite And Mailchimp Attempt To Silence Milo Yiannopoulos

US | Ian Miles Cheong
Milo Yiannopoulos gestures fabulously (Photo Credit: YouTube screenshot/The Rubin Report)

Yiannopoulos is Silicon Valley’s latest victim.

Conservative And Independent YouTube Channels Hit By Censorship And Demonetization

US | Ian Miles Cheong

Content creators are speaking out against the platform.

Popular YouTubers React To Censorship Of 'Controversial' Content

Tech | Ian Miles Cheong

Popular YouTubers are raising concerns about YouTube’s crackdown of controversial content.

County Fair Bans Confederate Flag Because 'Someone Got Their Feelings Hurt'

US | Justin Caruso
Participants in the "Ride for Pride" event stand on the back of their pickup truck as they speak to an assembled crowd during the impromptu event to show their support the Confederate flag in Brandon, Hillsborough County, June 26, 2015. Several hundred people took part in the event. (REUTERS/Carlo Allegri)

‘Even if there is one person negatively affected by this, that’s too many’

Professor Endures Title IX Investigation For 'Trump Dump' Art Exhibit. Wait. WHAT?

Education | Eric Owens
courtesy of Alan Powell

Should America’s college students only make ‘safe art’?

It Makes No Sense To Censor Offensive Words

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Censorship is occurring across the world as countries step up their battles against "hate speech." [Shutterstock - Marcos Mesa Sam Wordley]

They are just words, not sticks and stones.

Evergreen, Portland, And The Censorship-Violence Nexus

Opinion | Alex Grass
Varshini Prakash of the Divestment Student Network leads chants of "I believe that we will win" during the 'Our Generation, Our Choice' protest near the White House in downtown Washington November 9, 2015. The Monday march to highlight race, climate, and immigration issues was timed to mark exactly one year until the 2016 U.S. presidential election, according to protesters. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

The authoritarian left is doing everything it can to squelch dissenting speech.

Google Has Stopped Being Cool

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
Google's Executive Chairman, Eric Schmidt adresses the 9th Global Competitiveness Forum (GCF2015), held in Riyadh, on January 26, 2015. Saudi Arabia's new leadership will push forward efforts to diversify the growing but oil-dependent economy, while easing procedures for investors, senior officials said. The annual event, organised by Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA, brings together high-ranking Saudi officials with world business leaders. AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE (Photo credit should read FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images)

Google wants to be every internet user’s uncool, hectoring, preachy, leftist mom.

UCLA Free Speech Event Censors 'Islamic Totalitarianism' Book

Education | David Krayden
UCLA Sign: REUTERS/Patrick T. Fallon/File Photo

‘A book that highlights the importance of free speech’

Germany Says Nein To Redefreiheit

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
Jan Boehmermann, host of the late-night "Neo Magazin Royale" on the public ZDF channel is pictured during a TV show of Markus Lanz in Hamburg, Germany, August 21, 2012. REUTERS/Morris Mac Matzen
That's some scheisse

Public University Cancels 'Sausage Party' Screening Because An Evil Douche Sucks On A Broken Juice Box

Education | Eric Owens
Sausage Party collage YouTube screenshot/Sony Pictures Entertainment

‘This movie normalizes sexual assault and sexual violence’