Jerusalem Post Israel News

May 29: Free speech for BDS...
Jerusalem Post Israel News
The departure of Moshe (Bogie) Ya'alon, who supports free speech for officers and, as defense minister, encouraged them as to speak their minds, was also good. Right on! (No pun intended.) Goodbye and good luck in other fields, but not in our Knesset.



Bend Bulletin

Ash's free-speech manifesto
Bend Bulletin
Despite floods of online expression, free speech is on the defensive, Garton Ash argues, and he is trying to rally the resistance. He has established a multilingual website to seed tenets of free expression in nations where it is hindered. He travels ...
Censorship and sensibilityBusiness Standard

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Free speech is the way to thwart Mr Nasty
The Times (subscription)
I heard a warning from the past in the tiny Finborough pub theatre in Earls Court. The play, an hour-long piece unseen for more than 40 years, is by John Osborne, whose howl of misogynistic rage in Look Back in Anger made him the angry young man of the ...

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Asbury Park Press

LETTER: Freedom of speech will keep us all free
Asbury Park Press
Every now and then someone attempts to impugn the Press for printing letters to the editor that in their view express opinions inappropriate for public consumption. How privileged we are, and how comforting it is to know, that living among us are some ...



The Sydney Morning Herald

Gawker case: standing up to online bullying, or billionaires crushing free speech?
The Sydney Morning Herald
To many, the key element in this debate isn't if Gawker was right but what it means for journalism if billionaires can effectively shut down media companies with lawsuits. Fishbowl NY wrote a story headlined "Peter Thiel Is a Proud Opponent of Free ...
One Hulk Hogan sex tape, two billionaires -- and an epic free speech battleUSA TODAY
Peter Thiel's lawsuit against Gawker puts free speech in a full nelsoniNews
Mark Zuckerberg may have to choose between his early investor and freedom of speechQuartz
TheWrap -TPM (blog) -WIRED
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Town Hall

The Day Free Speech Died
Town Hall
He was bullied and threatened and his speech was literally shut down by a group of Black Lives Matter activists. In fact, one of the free speech haters ripped a microphone from the hands of the student interviewing Yiannopoulos. Ironically, the protest ...
DePaul Professor Offended By Milo Announces Resignation, Calls Free Speech 'Delusional'Daily Caller
DePaul Professor Reportedly Resigns After Milo Yiannopoulos Event: 'So-Called Free Speech' at Universities Is ...TheBlaze.com
At two colleges, what happens when protesters obstruct free speechInside Higher Ed
Campus Reform -Patheos (blog) -Reason (blog)
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Florida Today

Did you sign away your free speech with HOA
Florida Today
QUESTION: I enjoy your column, as I am a retired lawyer living in an HOA community. We are considering whether to write guidelines to address First Amendment freedom-of-speech rights. While in New Jersey, Massachusetts, and maybe a few other states, ...

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New York Times

Timothy Garton Ash Puts Forth a Free-Speech Manifesto
New York Times
Despite floods of online expression, free speech is on the defensive, Mr. Garton Ash argues, and he is trying to rally the resistance. He has established a multilingual website to seed tenets of free expression in nations where it is hindered. He ...

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Newsweek

The Battle Against 'Hate Speech' on College Campuses Gives Rise to a Generation That Hates Speech
Newsweek
Graduates of the Class of 2016 are leaving behind campuses that have become petri dishes of extreme political correctness and heading out into a world without trigger warnings, safe spaces and free speech zones, with no rules forbidding offensive ...
Aaron Julian: Free speech necessary to shape, change the worldDaily Bruin

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Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Free speech must thrive on campus
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Universities struggled with how to deal with this, but in most cases they came down on the side of encouraging the open and free expression of ideas no matter how controversial they were. There is no question the activities on campus heavily influenced ...


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