Posts Tagged: free speech

Sen. Chuck Schumer Says He Likes The Chinese Internet Firewall- Keeps Trump From Tweeting

TMZ, the entertainment news network, caught up with Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) Thursday morning in Washington, D.C., and asked him about China’s Internet ban. His response? He’s all for it — so long as it keeps President Donald Trump from tweeting. WATCH: China practices repressive social control over its citizens, and bans most Internet-based contact… Read more »

The ACLU Once Again Proves it Wants Free Speech Rights for Everyone Except Christians

The American Civil Liberties Union is all about keeping the rights of the people intact unless those people happen to worship Jesus, attend church on Sundays, and refuse to bake cakes that defy their religious beliefs. That’s why the ACLU’s attack against Colorado Christian baker Jack Phillips includes a dismissal of the First Amendment in… Read more »

ABC’s ‘Nightline’ Profiles Ben Shapiro

On Thursday night, ABC Nightline’s lead segment focused on Daily Wire Editor-in-Chief Ben Shapiro, whom interviewer Dan Harris calls “a man caught in the white-hot center of the madness that is American politics today.” Harris begins the segment by noting, “College campuses have become the reflection of a divided country.” The segment continues by showing… Read more »

Joe Biden On Free Speech: ‘Liberals Have Very Short Memories’

Former Vice President Joe Biden spoke out against the suppression of speakers and defended free speech during an event Tuesday with Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R.). Speaking to an audience at his alma mater, the University of Delaware, Biden said shouting down speakers is “simply wrong.” Biden noted that when he was going through college,… Read more »

New Study Shows Why College Students Can’t Handle Free Speech

College students need counseling after being exposed to the words Ben Shapiro, and protest groups get loud and violent in their desperation to silence those they disagree with, because many of them simply don’t understand what the First Amendment means. What happens when words are viewed as violence? Washington Post columnist Catherine Rampell perfectly summarized the… Read more »

California Dems Reject First Amendment

Once the self-proclaimed champion of free expression, the leftist-controlled party is embracing totalitarianism. Gone are the days of Democrats rallying behind the American ideal of free speech. A recent poll conducted by the University of California, Berkeley’s Institute of Governmental Studies reveals that more than half of the state’s registered Democrats believe in limiting our… Read more »

Berkeley Mayor Wants University Of California To Cancel ‘Free Speech Week’

(CNSNews.com) – Jesse Arreguin, the mayor of Berkeley, Calif., is calling for the University of California to cancel the “Free Speech Week” that has been scheduled for next month by the Berkeley Patriot, which the San Francisco Chronicle describes as “a conservative campus group.” “I don’t want Berkeley being used as a punching bag,” the… Read more »

Ignoring Violent Activists, Professor Claims Campus Free Speech Crisis Is ‘Manufactured’

Dismisses violence, threats as ‘raucous protests’ The free speech crisis on American college campuses is merely “manufactured,” according to one college professor—and the recent violent and threatening behavior of anti-free-speech students is merely “rude” and “disruptive,” he claims. John Patrick Leary, a professor of English at Wayne State University, writes in The Detroit News that “Conservatives have… Read more »