Category Archives: Freedom of Speech

Trump and AG Jeff Sessions Fuel Protests

Trump and AG Jeff Sessions Permit Police Abuse, Fueling Protests On Feb. 28, 2017, Attorney General Sessions told the National Association of Attorney Generals that the Justice Department would no longer monitor troubled police departments. He also plans to leave … Continue reading

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Please Teach Trump What Bastille Day Celebrates

Please Teach Trump What Bastille Day Celebrates Trump, having witnessed the Bastille Day or French National Day Parade, has decided that he needs that pomp of having a July 4 Parade next year showing off our military hardware. France’s parade … Continue reading

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Trump Should Learn English and American Values, Too

Trump Should Learn English and American Values Anyone who has read the leaked WSJ transcript knows that President Trump wanders before he can complete a sentence. It’s quite different from his scripted TelePrompTer. Plus, Trump has mainly just been speaking … Continue reading

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Trump Blew It With World Condemnation of Assad

Trump Blew It With World Condemnation of Assad Trump didn’t use diplomacy in the Assad sarin attack, because he only had a Secretary of State and no connection to the 70,000 serious, experienced diplomats in the State Department. He also … Continue reading

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More on the Internet Privacy Acts

More on the Internet Privacy Acts As more news sources have revealed more about the issue, we add to our summary. A lot of stories are covering that Illinois is passing a bill to guarantee privacy, even as the federal … Continue reading

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Slashing the Internet Privacy Rules Opens All Americans to Blackmail

Slashing the Internet Privacy Rules Opens All Americans to Blackmail The Senate and then the House have voted to remove the Obama Internet Privacy Rules that forbade Internet Service Providers from packaging and selling our internet data.  This included our … Continue reading

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Hopefully, Republicans Will Save the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Again

Hopefully, Republicans Will Save the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Again A lot of rural radio and TV stations are partly funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.  These stations bring continuing education of high entertainment and information content to the … Continue reading

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UC Campuses Support Free Speech. Trump is Wrong to Threaten UC Berkeley.

UC Campuses Support Free Speech. Trump is Wrong to Threaten UC Berkeley. Most, if not all, UC campuses have been afflicted with their Young Republicans provocatively inviting racist, misogynist, and anti-Muslim provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos to speak on their campuses, sometimes … Continue reading

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Holocaust Remembrance Day: The Dictatorship Begins

Holocaust Remembrance Day: The Dictatorship Begins Just read the headlines: No Constitutional Rights Checked. No Congress Consulted, and Belittle Those Who Protest. No complaints from Congress being bypassed. No Federal Courts Obeyed. No Cabinet Secretaries Consulted. No Cabinet Departments Consulted. … Continue reading

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Does Trump Really Believe That Climate Science is a Hoax? Is He Purging the Government of Climate Scientists?

Does Trump Really Believe That Climate Science is a Hoax? Is He Purging the Government of Climate Scientists? Update:  Press Secretary Sean Spicer said that the White House did not send out the gag orders, especially the part where the … Continue reading

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