free speech

Big tech is controlling speech in an effort to control us—it must end

It is not speech that needs to be curtailed, but the intelligent algorithms that learn our behaviour, learn what we want to see, and give it to us in exchange for dopamine hits and our allegiance.

Libby Emmons

Teen forced out of online class for refusing to take down Trump banner

A New Jersey teen says he was kicked out of his online chemistry class after he refused his teacher's demand to take down a banner expressing support for President Donald Trump.

Noah David Alter

Free speech on college campuses suppressed across the English-speaking world

Multiple reports confirm that actually, conservatives' claims are legitimate. Free speech has been strangled on college campuses in Canada, America, and Britain.

Henry George

New report blasts Canadian student unions and universities for anti-free speech stances

Twenty-three student unions were given at least one F this year, which almost doubled from 13 last year.

Jonathan Bradley

US Department of Education investigates Fordham University for punishing pro-freedom Chinese-American student

The Trump Administration is investigating Fordham University for punishing a Chinese-American student who posted a picture of himself armed in protest of the Tiananmen Square massacre.

Mia Cathell

Professor refuses to allow any opinions in class that go against BLM or abortion

An English professor at Iowa State University threatened to dismiss students in her class if they expressed opinions in opposition to abortion or the Black Lives Matter organization.

Collin Jones

Syracuse University to punish students who witness 'racist' incidents and don't act

Syracuse University officials created a new punishment policy for student "bystanders and accomplices" accused of silence and inaction in "racist" offenses.

Mia Cathell

Conservatives rally behind teacher fired for supporting Trump, launch fundraiser

Conservative activist Kyle Kashuv has launched a fundraiser for Justin Kucera, a Michigan high school teacher who was fired for pointing out that Donald Trump is the president.

Libby Emmons

UBC sued for violating free speech, cancelling Andy Ngo speaking event

The Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms (JCCF) is suing the University of British Columbia for its cancellation of a speaking engagement by TPM editor-at-large Andy Ngo.

Barrett Wilson

Pushing edgy people to the fringes of the internet silences free speech and silos discourse

The goal of removing the opposition entirely from mainstream platforms is to censor discourse and to close off avenues of debate or inquiry.

Collin Jones

Western countries and the creep of communism

Western countries are among the most successful in the world. The success of these western countries is derived from the freedom they provide their people.

Jonathan Bradley

University cancel culture is coward culture

The University of British Columbia would rather encourage violence and get sued than honour its own mission to support free speech, enquiry and debate.

John Carpay

Noted authors demand end to censorship and cancel culture

The letter was signed by Noam Chomsky, Margaret Atwood, JK Rowling, Salman Rushdie, Malcolm Gladwell, Jonathan Haidt, and dozens more writers, journalists and academics.

Quinn Patrick

To work at Twitter you have to subscribe to gender ideology

This debate over pronouns, demonstrated by the Twitter job application, is often dismissed among progressives as just semantics. It isn't.

Nicole Russell

Facebook removes 'violent' groups amid boycott from corporate interests—Antifa groups remain

Facebook has banned of hundreds of accounts across its platform including accounts of groups considered violent; however, domestic terrorist Antifa accounts remain.

Libby Emmons