Salon

New attack on free speech: Pro-Israel groups wage war on campus freedom
Salon
College campuses traditionally have been the sites of social and political protest — the combination of youth, intellectual energy, free speech, and academic freedom is a powerful catalyst for vibrant and often heated debate. Given the strain this can ...



Popular Science

3D-Printed Gun Files Aren't Free Speech, Court Rules | Popular ...
Popular Science
Circuit court rules national security more important than free speech when it comes to files for printing guns.

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Fight for Free Speech campaign set for Sept. 27
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
WATERVILLE — The Colby College chapter of Young Americans for Liberty will launch its Fight for Free Speech campaign on Tuesday, Sept. 27, a movement to respect our fundamental rights and reform free speech codes, by challenging speech codes that ...



Free speech: A closer look
Tribune-Review
The decision by the San Francisco 49ers quarterback to express his opinion on race injustices in the country — by refusing to stand for the national anthem — is a free speech gesture allowed him as an American citizen. The public reaction to this ...



Haverhill man to host free speech rally over Trump signs | FOX25
My Fox Boston
A local man's front yard plastered with Donald Trump signs of every size has the city of Haverhill upset.

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Los Angeles Times

The price of free speech in Bangladesh
Los Angeles Times
Free speech in the country, however, is not new to scrutiny and undermining. In 1973, poet Daud Haider was taken into “protective custody” after one of his poems — critical of religious beliefs — brought him death threats. Two months later Haider was ...



Reason (blog)

Lionel Shriver Worries Millennials Will Destroy Free Speech, Cruz Endorses Trump, What's Your Harry Potter Patronus ...
Reason (blog)
Shriver TONI ALBIR/EFE/NewscomThis New York Times column by Lionel Shriver about millennials' free speech problem is required reading. You should also read my take on the safe space debate at the University of Kentucky (which caused these links to ...



Ars Technica

Court: With 3D printer gun files, national security interest trumps free ...
Ars Technica
In Defense Distributed v. Department of State, the government wins this round.

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NBC4i.com

Message painted on Ohio University campus sparks free-speech ...
NBC4i.com
ATHENS (WCMH) — Ohio University's graffiti wall on campus is where students go to exercise their freedom of speech. But it was the painting of a figure ...

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Reason (blog)

Debating NYU's Jeremy Waldron on Free Speech vs. Hate Speech on College Campuses
Reason (blog)
Now, its not that Prof Waldron and other proponents of hate speech bans don't value free speech. It's just that he thinks that's not the only thing one ought to value. Making sure that minorities live in a non-hostile social environment where their ...


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