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All Public Forums Should Be Open And Uncensored

May 28, 2018 by

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Trump should embrace (and expand) court ruling that his Twitter account is free speech forum. By Paul Driessen ~ President Trump may not block even rude or obnoxious criticism from his Twitter account, because it is a public forum that is protected by the First Amendment, US District Court Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald has ruled. […]

Here Is Why Conservatives Should Worry About Facebook’s Newly Published Guidelines

April 25, 2018 by

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By Dan Gainor ~ Conservatives have good reason to be worried about Facebook. Newly published information about the site’s Community Standards, which guide what content is allowed and what is prohibited, shows it has vague restrictions on what it deems to be “hate speech” and “hate organizations.” It also discusses how the site will handle […]

Don’t Tax The Net

March 19, 2018 by

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By Kay Coles James (President of The Heritage Foundation) ~ “Creative destruction.” When I first heard the term in school, I thought it must have been a mistake. How can creation destroy? And how can destruction be creative? The phrase seemed so at odds with itself as to sound like a contradiction. Thank God for […]

Google Discontinues Flawed Fact-Checking Effort; Poisonous Corporate Culture Remains

January 20, 2018 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ The Daily Caller’s Eric Lieberman reported early Friday afternoon that Google is discontinuing (for now) its “fact-check” feature. The company is now characterizing the effort, which the Daily Caller exposed as a thinly veiled attempt to target conservative sites while leaving leftists alone, as an “experiment” which has been put “on hold,” while the […]

Some Say Facebook And Amazon Should Be Broken Up. Here’s Why That Thinking Is Wrong.

December 2, 2017 by

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By Alden Abbott ~ Is it time for Congress to step in and dismantle Facebook, Amazon, and Google’s ever-expanding internet empires? In recent months, the left has raised sharp cries against the dangers of tech companies’ rapid growth and allegedly ironclad hold of their respective market spaces. Some critics have even argued that internet giants […]

Broadband Internet Australia – McCrann: Liberals NBN Is Better

July 28, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Terry McCrann says NBN critics (like me) miss the point: “Chief Bill Morrow [got] the NBN rolled out to just over half the premises across this continent … If we’d stuck with the [Labor] version, by now we would have a great state-of-the-art network reaching all of perhaps 15-20 per cent of premises. And […]

Broadband Internet Australia – NBN Losses Could Hit $20 Billion

February 20, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Another Australian government disaster, and one which Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull did more than just inherit. Alan Kohler: It turns out the NBN is a dud and will cost taxpayers a fortune in writedowns if, or rather when, it is sold. According to the NBN corporate plan … in 2020 revenue […]