first amendment

Has the NRA gone too far?

The election of President Donald Trump and Republican control of Congress meant the National Rifle Association could probably rest easy that gun laws wouldn’t change for at least four years. But the

Boston rally demonstrated the left’s intolerance of free speech

"Boston shortchanged itself...it gamed the First Amendment." The post Boston rally demonstrated the left’s intolerance of free speech appeared first on Hot Air.

Poll: Plurality of Americans think neo-Nazi speakers and books should be bannable from their communities

Nope. The post Poll: Plurality of Americans think neo-Nazi speakers and books should be bannable from their communities appeared first on Hot Air.

LA Times: Restrict the Second Amendment at First Amendment rallies

"It’s not the right to speech and assembly that should be restricted; it’s the right to carry guns..." The post LA Times: Restrict the Second Amendment at First Amendment rallies appeared first on Hot

How Donald Trump Poisons Free Speech

In an announcement that surely disappointed its recent clients in Charlottesville, Virginia, the American Civil Liberties Union said on Friday that it would no longer defend armed hate groups. The

Piers Morgan: C’mon, let’s change the First Amendment and ban Nazis

Nope. The post Piers Morgan: C’mon, let’s change the First Amendment and ban Nazis appeared first on Hot Air.
Should Confederate Symbols Be Banned in the US?

Should Confederate Symbols Be Banned in the US?

Symbols of the Confederacy have been the subject of two very different events over the last few days. In Charlottesville, Va., on Saturday, white supremacists gathered to protest the removal of a

Black Lives Matter founder: White nationalist speech isn’t protected under the First Amendment

Nope. The post Black Lives Matter founder: White nationalist speech isn’t protected under the First Amendment appeared first on Hot Air.

Sessions suggests it may be time to send more journalists to jail

“This nation must end this culture of leaks,” Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced on Friday — seemingly unaware that government officials have used leaks to undermine their political rivals at

ACLU sues GOP governors over troll blocking on social media

Moot it with mute? The post ACLU sues GOP governors over troll blocking on social media appeared first on Hot Air.

Did “Trump trolls” get a Beyoncé studies prof fired?

"you. will. not. break. me. down." The post Did “Trump trolls” get a Beyoncé studies prof fired? appeared first on Hot Air.
Court Says Politicians Can’t Block Critics on Social Media

Court Says Politicians Can’t Block Critics on Social Media

The Virginia ruling could impact President Trump's behavior on Twitter.
Court Says Politicians Can’t Block Critics on Social Media

Court Says Politicians Can’t Block Critics on Social Media

The Virginia ruling could impact President Trump's behavior on Twitter.

Oh, great. Federal court rules that officials can’t block trolls on social media

Open the floodgates under the bridge The post Oh, great. Federal court rules that officials can’t block trolls on social media appeared first on Hot Air.

Court rules that politician who blocked constituent on Facebook violated First Amendment

The case could have implications for Donald Trump. The post Court rules that politician who blocked constituent on Facebook violated First Amendment appeared first on The Daily Dot.

Poll: Republicans think courts should be able to shut down media that’s “biased or inaccurate,” 45/20

Endgame. The post Poll: Republicans think courts should be able to shut down media that’s “biased or inaccurate,” 45/20 appeared first on Hot Air.

Trump/Scaramucci’s “war on leaks” probably won’t be successful

Big organizations will leak, especially in politics. The post Trump/Scaramucci’s “war on leaks” probably won’t be successful appeared first on Hot Air.

When the President blocking you on Twitter “costs you your career”

Or maybe you're just enjoying the lawsuit The post When the President blocking you on Twitter “costs you your career” appeared first on Hot Air.

Tumblr releases information of nearly 300 users who shared revenge porn

Now the victim can take legal action. The post Tumblr releases information of nearly 300 users who shared revenge porn appeared first on The Daily Dot.

North Carolina wants to legislate free speech on campus

It's come to this The post North Carolina wants to legislate free speech on campus appeared first on Hot Air.