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Is free speech finally dead on College Campuses? Unacceptable Speech at Old Dominon

Is free speech finally dead on College Campuses? Unacceptable Speech at Old Dominon

  . By Thomas L. Knapp With the fall semester beginning at colleges and universities around the US, it’s time for a new round of controversy over student speech. Right out of the gate, Virginia’s Old Dominion University takes an early lead: WTKR News Channel 3 reports that ODU “officials took time from their weekend […]

Clear Channel Refuses AFDI (Pamela Geller’s) Ads Countering ICNA’s Lies with the Truth About Muhammad

Clear Channel Refuses AFDI (Pamela Geller’s) Ads Countering ICNA’s Lies with the Truth About Muhammad

By Pamela Geller A good many readers of my website, PamelaGeller.com, have written me over the past couple of weeks, concerned about a deceptive ad that the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) is running in a number of American cities. ICNA is an Islamic organization that has been probed by the FBI for ties to […]

When Nations Fall–Part 3: American Freedom of Expression Under Censorship

When Nations Fall–Part 3: American Freedom of Expression Under Censorship

    By Sigrid Weidenweber Free speech is protected under the First Amendment. However, for longer than I care to remember, free speech has become the prerogative of an elite who decide what we can say or are not allowed to discuss. They have a technique at their disposal with which they silence anyone who […]

Don Katich of Santa Barbara News-Press speaks out on free speech, “illegals”

By George Miller The Santa Barbara News-Press (SBNP) is no stranger to being attacked over 1st Amendment issues. In 2006, its own staff tried to prevent the new owners from eliminating what they believed was bias in news content. This made national headlines. More recently, a political pressure group attempted to coerce them into using only politically correct […]

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE: Down Like Dogs

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE: Down Like Dogs

By L.Neil Smith Humankind and caninekind became best friends somewhere between eleven and sixteen thousand years ago, according to Wikipedia. As a student of history and archaeology, I’ve always believed that it was longer ago than that, but for the time being, let’s accept that number. There are various theories about how that friendship came […]

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE–ABOLISH THE FCC– AND IMPEACH OBAMA!

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE–ABOLISH THE FCC– AND IMPEACH OBAMA!

By L.Neil Smith It has taken me an unusually long time to get this particular article started. Individual freedom of expression has always been the most important political and social issue to me; I have resisted being shut up by the authorities all of my life. I did know what it had to say: The […]

Santa Barbara News-Press Freedom of Speech Rally- and counter-rally- 1-19-15- Part 1

Santa Barbara News-Press Freedom of Speech Rally- and counter-rally- 1-19-15- Part 1

By George Miller Multiple groups, organized by We The People Rising, held a rally at The Santa Barbara News-Press headquarters, on Martin Luther King Day (which they emphasized) to defend free speech for the press and others. Shortly thereafter, Immigrant advocacy group , PODER (People Organized for the Defense & Equal Rights of SB Youth) started a counter […]

Charlie Hebdo and Santa Barbara News-Press–Free Speech Threatened!

Charlie Hebdo and Santa Barbara News-Press–Free Speech Threatened!

By George Miller   The world is outraged about the Islamic fundamentalist attack on Charlie Hebdo, as revenge for its cartoons about the Prophet Muhammad. Although offensive to some, they were fact-based and a legal action of a free press. “Newspeak” Now, much closer to home, the headquarters of the Santa Barbara News-Press, a regional newspaper, has been vandalized with graffitti, […]

Politically Incorrect Zone–The double standard of free speech

Politically Incorrect Zone–The double standard of free speech

Dallas Bans Free Speech, Overpasses For America Sues

Dallas Bans Free Speech, Overpasses For America Sues

Editor’s Note: Such protests have been held and are upcoming events in our county by Merrill Hope DALLAS, Texas — It is one of those sci-fi collides with real life moments like in “The Giver,” Lois Lowry’s dystopian novel where freedoms are traded in for the public safety, only here it’s the Dallas City Council […]

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