Tag Archives: free speech
Ann Coulter was scheduled to give a speech at Berkeley, but had to cancel at the last minute shortly after the Young America’s Foundation (YAF) yanked their support due to overwhelming threats of violence from leftists and a lack of … Continue reading
Why libertarian criticism of the Alt. Right falls on deaf ears. Continue reading
Due to a myriad of commitments both personal and professional, I won’t be blogging here much for the next while. However, I will try to get a quick thought out when I can. Chateau Heartiste popularized a maxim that diversity … Continue reading
According to Pope Francis, “You cannot provoke. You cannot insult the faith of others. You cannot make fun of the faith of others.” Meanwhile, in Saudi Arabia, a blogger named Raif Badawi has been sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1,000 … Continue reading
In short, no. There are so many things that have to be unpacked from the question, however, let me elaborate.
The attack on a French satirical magazine this week shows the political double standards in place when it comes to freedom of speech. People worldwide have expressed outrage at terrorists killing the magazine staff for mocking their religion – a religion, that is, which worships … Continue reading