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[VIDEO] Censorship and "Unlearning Liberty" at College: Q&A with FIRE's Greg Lukianoff 

“The…idea that if you just let people talk, it will be this pit of racist pandemonium…is sort of childish and it oversimplifies. But it is a great justification for having a lot of power over speech,” says Greg Lukianoff, the president of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE).


Oxford University bans free speech magazine as "offensive"

The Torygraph and The Independent report further restriction of free speech (not a “constitutional” guarantee in the UK)—this time at Oxford. And once again, it involves a student union, the OUSU, which has banned a magazine called “No Offence” from the Freshers’ Fair. 979 more words

Freedom Of Expression

In Defense of Extreme and Hateful Speech

“There is increasing evidence that a small but significant number of people, almost all of whom are British citizens, reject our values,” says Home Secretary Theresa May as she lays out the rationale behind her counter-extremism strategy in the lead up to the May elections. 1,765 more words

Social Issues & Culture

Persecution Continues Around the World. . . . . . .

Not all the main street media is reporting that the shooter was targeting Christians. The president didn’t mention it. But primary sources who survived ,did tell.   1,013 more words

Do you feel helpless in a world of perpetual war?


Instead, resist. Come together and help us claim humanity’s right to power. Those pitting us against one another can only do so with our cooperation. 149 more words


Liberals and their beloved delusion that they aren't neocons

William Dalton says (in a comment at TAC):
September 22, 2015 at 3:04 am

“Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes wrote, “The best test of truth is the power of the thought to get itself accepted in the competition of the market.” But is this true? 734 more words

Cultural Hegemony