March 20, 2023 12:32 am

Time Is Running Out To Speak Freely About Free Speech In America

Americans need to have an important discussion about free speech now — before the Censorship Complex makes it impossible to do so. 

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March 17, 2023 9:51 am

Christopher Rufo Wants To Shut Down ‘Activist’ Academic Departments. Here’s Why He’s Wrong.

“Professors are not mouthpieces for the government,” says FIRE’s Joe Cohn. “For decades, the Supreme Court of the United States has defended professors’ academic freedom from governmental intrusion.”

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March 17, 2023 5:00 am

America’s Losing Its Free Speech Consensus

Americans shouldn’t have to fight to the death to defend their foes’ right to speak, but they should at least stop trying to censor, shame, shun and destroy each other.

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March 16, 2023 11:54 pm

DOD Pays Media-Rating Scammers To Create Propaganda And Censorship Tech For U.S. Government

Our tax dollars are funding the development of media-monitoring products that can be deployed to censor ordinary Americans via Big Tech.

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March 15, 2023 1:57 pm

A Florida Bill To Censor Professors Just Got Even Worse

The bill now bans a battery of poorly-defined “Critical Theory” concepts, and prevents schools from funding programs that promote “diversity, equity, and inclusion.”

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March 8, 2023 12:20 pm

Ron DeSantis Disavows Bill That Would Require Political Bloggers To Register With the Government

State legislators “have independent agency to do things. I don’t control every single bill that has been filed,” said DeSantis on Tuesday.

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March 8, 2023 9:08 am

How House Weaponization Committee Republicans Can Get The Most From Their ‘Twitter Files’ Witnesses

Most committee hearings flounder because politicians waste time grandstanding, but lawmakers shouldn’t squander the chance to ask insightful questions of the ‘Twitter Files’ witnesses.

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March 8, 2023 6:35 am

FTC Seeks Names of All Journalists With Whom Musk Shared Twitter Documents

Plus: U.S. special forces seeks “next generation” deepfake tech, the economic cost of the PRO Act, and more…

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March 7, 2023 12:00 am

Whistleblower: FBI Targeted Innocent Rally-Goers Just For Being In D.C. On Jan. 6 

The FBI’s D.C. field office treated Americans exercising their right to free speech as suspected criminals, with no evidence to do so. 

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March 6, 2023 2:35 pm

Conservatives Who Want To Weaken Defamation Standards May Regret Opening That Can of Worms

Contrary to the Supreme Court’s First Amendment precedents, Donald Trump thinks harsh criticism of the president should be actionable.

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March 3, 2023 11:40 am

Federal Appeals Court Upholds First Amendment Right To Warn Drivers of Police Ahead

Michael Friend was arrested in 2018 for holding a sign that read “Cops Ahead” near a police checkpoint. That arrest violated his First and Fourth Amendment rights, a federal appeals court has ruled.

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