UK Government Approves Net Censorship – British Free Speech Dies

UK Government Approves Net Censorship – Britis.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 14th, 2020

Britain"s Johnson warns global free trade is being choked

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson set out his negotiating terms for trade talks with the European Union in a speech in London on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 3rd, 2020

Despite Widespread Censorship, Zuck Claims "Not Comfortable Being Arbiter Of Free Speech"

Despite Widespread Censorship, Zuck Claims "Not Comfortable Being Arbiter Of Free Speech".....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 17th, 2019

How Would the U.K. Trade After a No-Deal Brexit?

The British government is getting U.K. businesses ready for Brexit. That means preparing for a potential “no-deal” departure where Britain would lose frictionless, duty-free access to the European Union, the world’s largest trading bloc. If tha.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 16th, 2019

It"s Un-American To Be Anti-Free Speech: Protect The Right To Criticize The Government

Authored by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, "Since when have we Americans been expected to bow submissively to authority and speak with awe and reverence to those who represent us? The constitutional t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 20th, 2019

Florida Democrat: We Should Prosecute Anyone Who "Makes Fun" Of Members Of Congress

Authored by Mac Slavo via, One Florida Democrat is proving just how far government officials are willing to go to squash free speech. Frederica Wilson says lawmakers should make a law protecting themselves from jokes…and no, this is no j.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 4th, 2019

White House campaign to collect data on social media bias raises free speech, privacy alarms, experts say

A new White House campaign to collect stories about alleged instances of political bias on social media has drawn wide-ranging objections from free-speech advocates, privacy hawks and open-government experts......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 17th, 2019

Assange Arrest Is An Attack On Journalism, Liberty, Self-Government, & Civilization Itself

Authored by Michael Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Without an unfettered press, without liberty of speech, all of the outward forms and structures of free .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 16th, 2019

Singapore Plans Law to Fight False News, but Critics Fear Repression

The government says the legislation would combat misinformation that harms the public interest, but rights advocates worry that it could be used to mute free speech......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytApr 1st, 2019

Censorship And Suppression Of Free Speech Online Is A "War Against Ideas"

Authored by Mac Slavo via, Online giants such as YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter have been known to censor and suppress free speech that isn’t leftist in nature.  But it’s worse than that according to The Media Resear.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 24th, 2018

California’s Law Banning Gay Conversion Therapy Infringes Free Speech | Opinion

This expansive law would impose widespread censorship that could implicate authors, speakers, counselors, colleges and universities, and even religious leaders seeking to address unwanted same-sex attraction or gender identity confusion......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 24th, 2018

The Death Of Free Speech: Twitter Ramps Up "Censorship" Of "Hate Facts"

Authored by Mac Slavo via, Twitter is banning conservatives and others who don’t subscribe to the leftist mentalit.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 11th, 2018

Egypt Passes Law to Regulate Media as President Sisi Consolidates Power

Parliament granted the government sweeping powers to regulate media, a move critics say will boost the Sisi regime’s ability to crack down on free speech and dissent......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 16th, 2018

Blockchain Could Be the Savior of Free Speech

It can’t be contained by state censorship. Many go.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 26th, 2018

A British right-wing, anti-immigrant activist backed by Donald Trump Jr and Steve Bannon has been let out of prison

Tommy Robinson, a right-wing activist supported by Donald Trump Jr. and Steve Bannon, was granted bail from a British court on Wednesday. Robinson is a right-wing, anti-Muslim, anti-immigrant, and pro-free speech activist. He was sentenced to 13 .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 1st, 2018

Americans Are Begging The Government And Corporations To End Free Speech

Authored by Carey Wedler, op-ed via, This week, internet giants like Facebook, Youtube, Spotify and others banned the no.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 9th, 2018

Cyber Saturday—Sound-Off on Free Speech, Tech Censorship, and InfoWars

Cyber Saturday—Sound-Off on Free Speech, Tech Censorship, and InfoWars.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 18th, 2018

John Calder, British Publisher Who Fought Censorship, Dies at 91

His authors included Samuel Beckett and Henry Miller, and he fought in court to publish “Last Exit to Brooklyn,” which had been ruled obscene......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytAug 19th, 2018

Peter Morici: Big Tech is in the crosshairs of regulation

The federal government should take a look at the business practices of the Big Tech companies, but it should be careful not to squelch free speech, writes Peter Morici......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 24th, 2018

British Trade Negotiator"s Conundrum: Can He Actually Make Any Deals?

The U.K. government hired New Zealander Crawford Falconer to revamp its new Department of International Trade, but come Brexit day, his outfit likely won’t be in a position to land any big free-trade deals for years......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 16th, 2018

Topshop"s Philip Green named as harassment-claim businessman

A British politician has used Parliament's free-speech guarantee to name a prominent businessman who is accused of sexual harassment and secured a court order barring the media from revealing his identity......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 25th, 2018