Free Speech

NSA Chief Pushes Legislation To Stifle The First Amendment

Thursday, March 6, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Mike Krieger ZeroHedge.com 03/05/2014 General Keith Alexander, who has furiously denounced the Snowden revelations, said at a Tuesday cybersecurity panel that unspecified “headway” on what he termed “media leaks” was forthcoming in the next several weeks, possibly to include “media leaks legislation.” Alexander genuinely thinks that intelligence officials know best, and should not... »

Facebook has agreed to block gun sales on the social media site

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Daniel Terrill Guns.com 3/05/14 Facebook announced today that it will block private sellers from buying and selling guns on the website. “We will not permit people to post offers to sell regulated items that indicate a willingness to evade or help others evade the law,” said Monika Bickert, Facebook’s Head of Global Policy... »

Video: Bloomberg Wants To Ban Free Speech On Facebook

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
By Paul Martin

Infowars.com March 5, 2014 The statistics from all over the world are very clear: more guns equal less crime. Areas with higher gun ownership have lower crime rates, whereas cities such as Chicago and Washington, D.C., which have effectively banned the Second Amendment, are exploding in violence. But the elite aren’t interested in facts... »

Majority Balk At Idea Of Government Policing The News

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
By Paul Martin

But a sizeable portion are not fazed at threat to freedom of the press Steve Watson Prisonplanet.com February 25, 2014 A large majority of Americans stand in line with the First Amendment, saying that it is not the role of the government to monitor the output of news organisations. However, according to a new... »

FCC Commissioner: Journalists Worried About Government Coercion

Friday, February 21, 2014
By Paul Martin

‘News police’ plan making reporters nervous Paul Joseph Watson Prison Planet.com February 21, 2014 Journalists and news industry leaders are worried about being subjected to government coercion according to FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai, who blew the whistle on a White House plan to place spies in the newsroom. Appearing on Fox News’ On the... »

It’s Talk Show Radio the FCC is REALLY After

Friday, February 21, 2014
By Paul Martin

Don’t get too many shudders from the government monitors of the FCC arriving any time soon at the television newsrooms. They’ve been there for the last five years. By Judi McLeod CanadaFreePress.com Friday, February 21, 2014 Dress newsroom monitors of the Obama Regime’s FCC in jackboots and military caps when they come to invade... »

Judge Napolitano: Government Monitoring Newsrooms “Radical New Era of Tyranny”

Friday, February 21, 2014
By Paul Martin

“What will they think of next?” Paul Joseph Watson Prison Planet.com February 21, 2014 Judge Andrew Napolitano warns that the Obama’s administration’s plan to have FCC bureaucrats monitor newsrooms represents a “radical new era of tyranny” and would squash press freedoms. As we reported earlier this week, a shocking White House proposal entitled ‘Multi-Market... »

Obama’s News Police

Friday, February 21, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Matthew Vadum FrontPageMag.com February 21, 2014 The Obama administration is planning to send what critics characterize as government spies into the newsrooms of the nation’s media outlets. This unprecedented assault on Americans’ First Amendment freedoms is part of the Community Organizer-in-Chief’s political war against the few pockets of media resistance he has encountered... »

Obama Administration Embeds “Government Researchers” To Monitor Media Organizations

Friday, February 21, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 02/20/2014 Last week, we highlighted the fact that the latest Press Freedom Index showcased a 13 point plunge in America’s press freedom to an embarrassing #46 position in the global ranking. If the authoritarians in the Obama Administration have their way, this country is set to fall much further in... »

The United States Just Finished 46th in a Press-Freedom Contest

Saturday, February 15, 2014
By Paul Martin

At least the birthplace of the First Amendment managed to come in one spot ahead of Haiti. CONOR FRIEDERSDORF TheAtlantic.com FEB 13 2014 Every year, Reporters Without Borders ranks 180 countries in order of how well they safeguard press freedom. This year, the United States suffered a precipitous drop. The latest Press Freedom Index... »