Joyce Carol Oates suggests Bill Maher look into complexity of free speech issue before slamming Berkeley

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Bill Maher exercises his freedom of speech a lot more than we’d like him to, but he’s dead-on in his assessment of the University of California, Berkeley, and its apparent inability to host “controversial” (i.e., conservative) speakers without being shamed into finding aspace safe enough to allow free expression on campus. [email protected] used to be […]

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REALLY? WaPo’s ‘free speech’ headline hot take sends heads to desks (Hint: Founders unavailable for comment)

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Possibly the most ridiculous lede I have seen lately. https://t.co/FLAswK7j6I — Stacey Lennox (@ScotsFyre) April 21, 2017 Howard Dean’s take on the First Amendment sparked plenty of facepalms yesterday, and this Washington Post headline is picking up where Dean left off: Berkeley gave birth to the Free Speech Movement in the 1960s. Now, conservatives are […]

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Hashtag supporting convicted cop killer’s grad speech hijacked with truth

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http://twitter.com/#!/VTRepublican/status/518347776577769472 @Cameron_Gray they've started this —> #supportmumiagraduationspeech — Vermonter (@VTRepublican) October 4, 2014 Oh, they have, huh – cc: @twitchyteam @larryelder – RT @VTRepublican: @Cameron_Gray they've started this —> #SupportMumiaGraduationSpeech — Cameron Gray (@Cameron_Gray) October 4, 2014 As Twitchy has reported, students of Goddard College in Vermont selected convicted cop-killer Mumia Abu-Jamal to deliver the […]

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