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VA Leads Way As 20 State AGs Warn Biden Orwellian Disinfo Board Is Threat To First Amendment

May 11, 2022 by

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By Alexander Hall ~ The great state of Virginia is leading the way as 20 state attorneys general warned that President Joe Biden’s Disinformation Governance Board is a threat to the First Amendment. The time has come to see whether American states can save the republic. “Virginia is leading a letter with 20 state attorneys […]

Trump’s Executive Order To Colleges: Protect Free Speech Or Risk Billions In Federal Grants

March 22, 2019 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Polly Olson, a student at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, last year handed out homemade Valentine cards on her campus with Christian messages until college officials told her she was restricted to a “free speech zone.” On Thursday, Olson told her story at the White House before President Donald Trump signed an […]

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. […]

In The Pronoun Wars, Be Thankful for The Founding Fathers

December 12, 2017 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ It is sometimes astounding the kind of foresight the Founding Fathers had in protecting future generations from tyranny. The current international push to criminalize free speech in the name of various social movements should make us thankful that we have the First Amendment. Most other nations, even in the Western world, […]

The Left Shuts Down Free Speech In Chicago

March 13, 2016 by

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By Jeffrey Lord ~ They don’t like  him. OK. That’s OK. Seriously? That’s OK. Let’s say this aloud. The First Amendment reads as follows: Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the […]

Don’t Censor My Commute

June 3, 2015 by

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By Betsy McCaughey, PhD ~ Subway platforms and bus shelters have become the newest targets of political correctness. The mass transit agencies in Washington, New York and Philadelphia have all moved to ban political advertising, in response to the American Freedom Defense Initiative, a group known for criticizing Islam. In Philadelphia, a federal judge in […]

My Message To Girls: Be Bossy!

March 17, 2014 by

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By Michelle Malkin ~ A bunch of aggrieved women led by Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg launched a high-profile “public service campaign” this week to “ban” the word “bossy.” Sandberg, Beyonce, Victoria “Posh Spice” Beckham and first lady Michelle Obama have joined femme forces to combat this phantom menace. In their rarefied world, it’s a “very […]

Stealthy Moves Against Freedom Of Speech

November 2, 2013 by

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By Edward Cline ~ Advocates and defenders of the First Amendment and freedom of speech are strung out like the three Roman legions that were ambushed and ultimately annihilated by barbarians in the dense Teutoburg Forest in Germany in 9 A.D.  Out of a force of about 36,000 fighting men, the Romans suffered between 16,000 […]

Dick Durbin: Congress Should Decide Who Qualifies For First Amendment Freedoms

July 9, 2013 by

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By Matthew Sheffield ~ In addition to trying to redefine the Second Amendment as not protecting anyone’s right to bear arms, Illinois Senator Dick Durbin (pictured) is now excited about how to redefine the First Amendment. As with guns, Durbin is trying to limit constitutional freedoms so that they cannot be used by people of […]

NPR Fires Juan Williams For Telling The Truth

October 22, 2010 by

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By Alan Caruba The headline on the National Public Radio website said, “NPR Ends Williams’ Contract After Muslim Remarks”, but it should have said, “NPR Fires Williams for Telling the Truth.” I am familiar with Juan Williams as Fox News Channel’s designated liberal. I have often wondered how Williams found time for NPR because he […]

Great News for 2010

January 7, 2010 by

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By Mark Alexander “All of us who were engaged in the struggle must have observed frequent instances of superintending providence in our favor. … Have we now forgotten that powerful Friend? Or do we imagine that we no longer need His assistance? I have lived, Sir, a long time, and the longer I live, the […]

The President Might Soon Have Chinese Style Control Over The Internet

September 12, 2009 by

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It’s long been the practice of the Chinese Government to block or shut down any sites it deems a threat to their national security.  Soon our government may have the power to do the same thing. Senator Jay Rockefeller has introduced a bill in the Senate giving the President the power to, “may declare a […]

FTC Hopes To Issue Blogger Guidelines By Year End

July 23, 2009 by

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By Wendy Davis, of the Daily Online Examiner The Federal Trade Commission has been considering a controversial update to testimonial guidelines that would require bloggers and other online commenters to disclose any connections they have to marketers. If the FTC goes through with the proposal, bloggers would have to reveal when they’re paid per post […]