Category Archives: Free Speech

Net Neutrality

Thirty-seven Democratic senators, along with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Sen. Angus King (I-Maine), sent a letter (pdf) to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Tuesday, urging the panel to abandon its “reckless plan to radically alter the free and … Continue reading

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True Online Free Speech – Impossible?

Part 1 Freedom of Speech. The favored ideological cash cow of the past few years.  For a topic that generates so much noise, very little is of actual substance. Though I suppose that could be said for many dialogues in … Continue reading

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“How “Free Exchange of Ideas” Naivety Limits Free Speech” – (Patheos)

Here is a small exert from a recent article that I found interesting. Though I have been questioning the effectiveness of the whole “open marketplace of ideas” for a while, this author takes it on from a very different perspective … Continue reading

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“How One Tweet Can Ruin Your Life” – John Ronson

What we have here, is a must see for everyone. Long ago (or so it would seem now) in 2013, there was a woman named Justine Sacco. Some readers may remember the name. I don’t. Unsurprising, being that I was … Continue reading

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“Claiming ‘Bullying’ By Trump Over Gruesome Joke, Griffin Says She’s Standing Up For Free Speech” – (Yahoo News)

I didn’t think I was going to find myself touching on this again, but I guess here goes. https://www.yahoo.com/news/1285364-170602063.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=2_14 I touched on this on Twitter a couple times since it broke, but it seems I wasn’t aware of everything. Small … Continue reading

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The 2017 Youtube Advertising Fiasco – Where From Here?

In what is being billed as Youtube’s largest crackdown ever, a recent bout of bad mainstream press has forced the website to do a major overhaul of its day to day operations (in terms of funding its creator base). Having … Continue reading

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Freedom Of Speech – Revisited

A few weeks ago, I wrote a piece exploring a topic in which I felt that not many people had explored in to much depth, despite that topic being very popular as a philosophy. That topic, was free speech (and … Continue reading

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