First Amendment

Net Neutrality Group Fights Ban of Neo-Nazi Internet Site

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has spoken out against the banning of the neo-Nazi website Daily Stormer, after back-end web infrastructure companies like GoDaddy and Google cut services to the site for political reasons. Silencing one group could lead to the silencing of others whose opinions companies don’t agree with, the EFF warned, adding that…

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Chaos in Charlottesville: No One Gave Peace a Chance, Including the Police

“What has violence ever accomplished? What has it ever created? …No wrongs have ever been righted by riots and civil disorders … an uncontrolled or uncontrollable mob is only the voice of madness, not the voice of the people … Whenever any American’s life is taken by another American unnecessarily—whether it is done in the name…

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Pentagon Suppresses Release of Book on Torture

A former chief investigator at Guantanamo Bay is accusing the Defense Department of withholding the publication of his book, which covers the use of “enhanced interrogation” techniques at the facility, as well as the advocacy of what the author deems torture from top U.S. officials, Reuters reports. The book, entitled “Unjustifiable Means,” according to its…

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Lynching Free Speech: The Intolerant State of America

“What are the defenders of free speech to do? The sad fact is that this fundamental freedom is on its heels across America. Politicians of both parties want to use the power of government to silence their foes. Some in the university community seek to drive it from their campuses. And an entire generation of…

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EYE ROLL: College Profs Now Warning About “Pain and Injury” Controversial Guest Speakers Cause to Students

Millennials don’t seem to see the hypocrisy in being a snowflake. They run around whining about certain people’s “privilege” (white privilege, male privilege, etc.) in this society, but it’s a pretty damn “privileged” position to worry about someone hurting your feelings or offending you — as if that’s the worst possible thing that could ever…

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