Tag Archives: Free Speech

Dem’s Using Russia Narrative To Silence Speech They Oppose

Democrats are always talking about ‘change,’ but more than two decades ago First Lady Hillary Clinton was using FBI files to target political opponents out of the West Wing of the White House. Jump to today and the FBI has … Continue reading

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Progressives Are Making A Big Mistake Abandoning Freedom Of Speech

I recently read a downright alarming opinion piece. It worried me in a multitude of ways. It worried me, first of all, because of what it said about the future of political discourse in our society; about the condition of … Continue reading

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Twitter: We Used To Believe In Free Speech But Not So Much Anymore

Business Insider reports that a Twitter executive named Sinead McSweeney spoke to British politicians Tuesday and made clear that the company no longer believes the answer to bad speech is more speech. Instead, McSweeney says Twitter is now on a “journey” … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Takes Steps to Protect Free Speech on Campus

In the growing shadow of new legislation designed to protect free speech on campus, the board of regents for the University of Wisconsin (UW) state college system voted 16-1 to adopt a new policy in advance of a bill expected to pass the … Continue reading

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You Can’t Defend Free Speech Without Challenging Social Justice Curriculum

This morning on ‘No Safe Spaces’ Rich Girard and I began with a recent article from The New Hampshire (TNH), the UNH Student Newspaper. Executive Editor Colleen Irvine does a nice job of pointing out to students on Campus that the first … Continue reading

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RTKNH receives First Amendment Award

We couldn’t be more proud.  On Thursday night, October 5, 2017, the Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications awarded Right to Know NH its First Amendment Award. The award is given annually by the school to those who have “gone … Continue reading

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Black Lives Matter protesters shut down ACLU speaker at William & Mary

Students affiliated with the Black Lives Matter movement crashed an event at the College of William & Mary, rushed the stage, and prevented the invited guest—the American Civil Liberties Union’s Claire Gastañaga, a W & M alum—from speaking. Ironically, Gastañaga … Continue reading

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