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Posts Tagged: Free Speech

October 6, 2022 12:54 pm

Human Rights Group Slams Berkeley ‘Ban’ on Zionist Speakers

Excluding pro-Israel speakers from university campuses amounts to a "political litmus test" which undermines "tenets of free speech," the human rights nonprofit PEN America said...

August 12, 2022 10:22 am

CAIR Loses Appeal on Suit Aimed at Muzzling Arizona Professor

A Scottsdale Community College professor did not violate his Muslim student's rights when he taught about religious justification in Islamic terrorism, a Federal appeals court...

June 28, 2021 11:22 am

Pakistan Struggles to Contain the Radicalism It Fostered

As a state that was founded in 1947 on the basis of its majority religion, outbursts and protests for religious causes are a common scene...

June 9, 2021 12:57 pm

They Want to Silence Jews and Israel; It Won’t Work

In my 15 years of working as a civil rights lawyer, I have never seen a wave of requests for legal help like I am...

April 18, 2021 12:14 pm

The Need for Classic Liberal Values

In 1942, a group of students at the University of Munich formed an intellectual resistance group called the WeiBe Rose -- White Rose. The group’s...

March 11, 2021 1:41 pm

Islamist Extremists Try to Silence Dutch Author With Death Threats

At 23, her first book now tops her country's bestseller list -- an autobiographical novel praised by critics nationwide. She has been featured in interviews...

November 1, 2020 4:42 am

Islamists Rage at Macron’s Integration Strategy

France is under attack because of cartoons. Three people were killed at a church in Nice on Thursday -- with one woman reportedly beheaded -- by...

November 5, 2019 4:36 pm

Jewish, Pro-Israel Groups Raise Alarm Over Upcoming Anti-Israel Event at University of Massachusetts

Eighty-four Jewish and pro-Israel groups signed an open letter to Chancellor of the University of Massachusetts Amherst Kumble Subbaswamy raising alarm over an upcoming anti-Israel...

December 12, 2018 7:41 am

Free Speech for Thee, and Not for Me - As most are aware, hate speech is protected under the Constitution. However, there is a huge distinction between what’s said in the town...

June 7, 2018 8:38 am

Pass the Antisemitism Awareness Act and Protect the First Amendment - Eight years ago during the Obama administration, the US State Department adopted a definition of antisemitism to be used in identifying Jew-hatred around the...

April 30, 2018 9:41 am

Turkey’s Erdogan vs. the Free Press

First the good news: Turkey, which is already the worst jailer of journalists in the world, may no longer need to put newsmen and women...

April 5, 2018 10:02 am

Campus Watchdog Urges California Lawmakers to Protect Expression of ‘Divergent Ideological, Political Views’

A watchdog that fights antisemitism on American college campuses has endorsed a free speech bill being considered by the California State Assembly. Tammi Rossman-Benjamin, director of...

March 30, 2018 12:29 pm

New Book Exposes Depth of Anti-Israel Hate on American Campuses

About six months after Andrew Pessin posted -- on his Facebook profile -- a defense of Israel during its 2014 war against Hamas, the once...

December 5, 2017 11:31 am

The First Amendment Doesn’t Protect Hate Speech at Rutgers

If Rutgers University President Robert Barchi wants to defend recent antisemitic speech from his professors by hiding behind the skirts of the First Amendment, he...


Players From Israel’s Beitar Jerusalem Soccer Visit Dying Young Fan in Hospital

Athletes from the Israeli soccer team Beitar Jerusalem took their newly awarded State...

English Soccer Club Tottenham Hotspur Reportedly Eyeing Israeli Soccer Star Manor Solomon

The English Premier League soccer club Tottenham Hotspur is reportedly a...


‘They Are Paying for Terrorists to Murder’: State Department Co...

US Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs Barbara Leaf on Wednesday confirmed that the Palestinian Authority continues to...


Israel Signs Transportation Deals with Morocco as Ties Deepen

Israeli Transportation Minister Miri Regev on Monday signed a series of deals between Israel and Morocco in the latest example of deepening ties between Israel and the Arab kingdom. “I am...

Middle East

At Least Three Killed in Clash on Iran-Afghan Border

Two Iranian border guards and one Taliban fighter were killed after shooting broke out near a border post between Iran and Afghanistan, a Taliban spokesman and Iran's state media said...

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