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All Anti-Feminist Talk Would Be Criminal 'Hate Speech' If U.K. Activists Get Their Way

By Elizabeth Nolan Brown of Reason

American writer and “pickup artist” Roosh V is causing a bit of hysteria abroad in countries where citizens are even more likely than they are here to say that offensive speech is “dangerous.” The trouble started when Roosh V—real name Daryush Valizadeh—announced the organization of 165 simultaneous…

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Freedom of Speech is Being Killed

When Voltaire insulted The Duke of Orléans, he got himself imprisoned in the Bastille for eleven months. But it didn’t stop him from doing what he did and that was expressing himself. 2,089 more words

Opinions

Marriage Alliance gets the #RainbowNoose

In a move that has ironically validated the claims of Australia’s main pro-marriage lobby group, FaceBook has temporarily “blocked” Marriage Alliance from using its platform. The 24 hour block was placed on the marriage group’s account due to its posting a meme that figuratively dramatizes the choking effect of political correctness on freedom of speech in the employment environment. 661 more words

News And Opinion

Facebook's War on Freedom of Speech

Source: The Gatestone Institute, by Douglas Murray

  • Facebook is now removing speech that presumably almost everybody might decide is racist — along with speech that only someone at Facebook decides is “racist.”
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Collectivism - For The Greater Good, Of Course

MY RIGHT, YOUR RIGHT, OUR FIGHT!

“Lost rights are never regained by appeals to the conscience of the usurpers, but by relentless struggle…. Goats are used for sacrificial offerings and not lions.” ― … 512 more words

Africa

Private Eye on Parkinson's Gagging Order about Love-Child, Flora Keays

Both Mike over at Vox Political and myself wrote piece the other week on the death of Cecil Parkinson, discussing the shameful and disgusting way he treated his former lover, Sara Keays, and the illegitimate daughter he father, Flora. 362 more words

Politics

Opinions- Good or bad?

Facebook, Twitter, Media and life allows for freedom of speech. But why is it that when someone airs an opinion, it opens that person up to slander, ridicule and outward hostility? 729 more words