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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

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.
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

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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
The legal showdown looming over Nazis on college campuses

The legal showdown looming over Nazis on college campuses

Last February, the University of California, Berkeley canceled a speech by professional right-wing troll Milo Yiannopoulos just two hours before it was supposed to begin, citing concerns about violent

Poll: Majority of Americans think Google was wrong to fire James Damore

"The First Amendment is being rendered meaningless by the same kinds of mobs it was implemented to hold at bay." The post Poll: Majority of Americans think Google was wrong to fire James Damore
Actors union: Make it a crime to publish this accurate data about us

Actors union: Make it a crime to publish this accurate data about us

Does SAG-AFTRA really want to go there? The post Actors union: Make it a crime to publish this accurate data about us appeared first on Hot Air.

Dahlia Lithwick talks to David Remnick about the Violence in Charlottesville

David Remnick talks to the legal analyst Dahlia Lithwick about how our legal system fails to reckon with the clashing interests of the First and Second Amendments.
Burn it all down: Just 26% of Americans can name the three branches of government

Burn it all down: Just 26% of Americans can name the three branches of government

Collapse. The post Burn it all down: Just 26% of Americans can name the three branches of government appeared first on Hot Air.
Poll: Majority of California Democrats don’t support free speech

Poll: Majority of California Democrats don’t support free speech

"Freedom of speech is good, but it all depends on what you’re speaking about." The post Poll: Majority of California Democrats don’t support free speech appeared first on Hot Air.
CNN guest: I believe in only two things, the First Amendment and boobs

CNN guest: I believe in only two things, the First Amendment and boobs

Wut. The post CNN guest: I believe in only two things, the First Amendment and boobs appeared first on Hot Air.
The Juggalos Come in Peace

The Juggalos Come in Peace

“It’s fuckin’ beautiful, dog,” said Ratchet, dressed in full-face clown makeup and ripped black jeans, while marching toward the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. “To see the Lincoln Memorial—on every
Despite 80 arrests so far, St. Louis activists are still protesting acquittal of killer cop

Despite 80 arrests so far, St. Louis activists are still protesting acquittal of killer cop

Scores of protesters are in the streets of downtown St. Louis again on Monday morning in a fourth consecutive day of mass demonstrations against the acquittal of former St. Louis Police Department