The looters are criminals operating under the cover of a political cause, which is not unlike what kleptocrats are doing when they promote anti-Semitism throughout their states. 759 more words
Tags » Hate Speech?
The idea for this post has been rattling around inside of my head for months. It started with an article that slide down my Facebook feed, it said something like, if your high school friends are unfriending you on Facebook maybe you post too many political opinions. 1,823 more words
Dynamic charity, ENABLE Scotland, has launched a campaign against the type of prejudicial words which can encourage cruel and mindless hate crime against people with learning disabilities. 1,110 more words
In the 1920s, the National Socialist German Workers Party was banned by the government of Weimar Germany. Throughout the 1920s and 1930s, the Nazis were 4,675 more words
Mark Steyn describing the problems with “hate speech” and the naivete of people who think they should be able to police it. I’ve certainly thought and probably said out loud things similar to what this Traynor guy is saying, but the idea of “unambiguously destructive, hateful speech” and more difficult, who gets to determine this designation, seems designed for even more developed Orwellian places than we currently inhabit. 692 more words