President Trump And The Issue Of Free Speech

op-ed | Thomas Wheatley
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Americans must remember the rights shielded by the First Amendment .

Professor Dropped The N-Bomb In A Free Speech Class. Now He Is Canceling The Class

Education | Rob Shimshock
A professor is literally censored with a piece of tape. (Shutterstock/Anatolii Riepin)

‘I feel bad for the students who left the class’

Evergreen State College Lecture Equates Free Speech Fight With White Supremacy

Education | Ian Miles Cheong
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The college has lost the plot.

Ryerson University To Host 'White Privilege Conference' Following Cancellation Of Free Speech Event

Education | Ian Miles Cheong
Letters RU illuminated, at the entrance of Ryerson University Student Centre, representing Ryerson University. Photo Credit: Roberto Machado Noa / Getty Images

The university’s priorities seem to be in the wrong order.

Brazil To Crack Down On 'Fake News' With Dictatorship-Era Law

World | Ian Miles Cheong
Internet censorship causes a battle between freedom of speech and fighting terrorism. [Shutterstock - zoff]

Brazil is citing a law from 1983 to crack down on individuals who disseminate so-called ‘fake news’

University President Wants To Ban Speech That Is Threatening

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

‘We recognize that there will be challenging and uncomfortable conversations…’

Football Slacktivism Still Counts As Freedom Of Speech

op-ed | Austin Petersen
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The First Amendment comes first in the Bill of Rights for a reason.

Respect For Free Speech Dwindles Under The Left’s Assault

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

We are becoming desensitized to responses to speech that are completely inappropriate.

FEC Commissioner Uses Russian Meddling As Excuse To Restrict Internet Speech

Opinion | David Warrington

Restrictions of civil liberties always begin with this kind of demagoguery.

Congress' Facebook-Shaming Threatens Free Speech

Opinion | Dan Backer
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Democrats are turning to the regulation of ideas to cope with Hillary’s loss.

Conservatives Cannot Afford To Lose The War On Free Speech

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

It’s not just oversensitive kids whining about safe spaces. It’s far worse.

Cornell University Passes Vague Resolution Condemning 'Hate Speech'

Education | Ian Miles Cheong
An Iowa college's student government rejected a conservative club's application to operate because the organization allegedly didn't conform to the school's mission. (Photo: Shutterstock/Marcos Mesa Sam Wordley)

It remains unclear what “hate speech” actually is.

Progressive Students 'Freaked Out' By Beach Ball At Southern Illinois University

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

Leftist students complained that a ‘free speech ball’ was scaring them

Trump Isn't Ripping Up The First Amendment

Opinion | Scott Greer
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Left-wing cultural power is a threat to a free expression

Brawl Breaks Out Inside Berkeley's 'Empathy Tent'

Education | David Krayden
Antifa members and counter protesters gather during a rightwing No-To-Marxism rally on August 27, 2017 at Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Berkeley, California. / AFP PHOTO / Amy Osborne

‘It’s tough, but we do what we can to foster dialogue.’

Jeff Sessions To Deliver Body Blow Against University Safe Spaces

Education | Ian Miles Cheong
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions (R) speaks as Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats (L) listens during an event at the Justice Department August 4, 2017 in Washington, DC. Sessions held the event to discuss "leaks of classified material threatening national security." (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

This will be a full-on assault of political correctness

Milo Yiannopoulos Undeterred By UC Berkeley Cancellation Of 'Free Speech Week'

Education | Ian Miles Cheong
Milo Yiannopoulos (Photo: Pergrin Pervez)

Despite official cancellation, the event will go on in an unofficial capacity.

Snowflakeism Strikes Cornell University

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

This isn’t liberal vs. conservative anymore. Free speech is an American value.

Editing Out Independent Thought At Princeton

Opinion | Thomas Z. Horton
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The university dissolved the board of its newspaper for defying progressive orthodoxy.

No, Free Speech Is Not Threatened By The Right

Opinion | Scott Greer
A man in support of U.S. President Donald Trump (L) is being pepper-sprayed by a counter-protester during a rally in Berkeley, California in Berkeley, California, U.S., April 15, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/Stephen Lam)

A lot of liberals think right-wingers are a bigger threat to free expression than Antifa