Amanda Marcotte clams up Feminism has been completely subsumed by leftism, and feminists know when they have to shut up

Salon writer Amanda Marcotte has always, always! been insistent on women’s rights, a frequent writer — and jumper-to-conclusion — concerning sexual assault, and a proponent of the so-called “slut walks,” in which women demonstrate concerning their right to wear whatever they wish or act as they please and not be looked down upon or seen …

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IN New York City, the Freedom of Speech has become the Requirement to Lie

From RedState: Bill de Blasio apes Vladimir Putin with New York City law You will be made to care. By: Neil Stevens (Diary)  |  December 22nd, 2015 at 10:00 AM In 2013 the Russians passed a law, signed by Vladimir Putin, banning speech deemed to be ‘propaganda’ about homosexuality. This law has, of course, drawn …

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Take this lawsuit and shove it

I will begin by stating what ought to be obvious: we do not think much of President Obama’s foreign policy, seeing it as a combination of ineptitude and weakness, when not actually harmful and dangerous. That said, this lawsuit is ridiculous, and no foreign government ought to have any standing or rights to challenge American …

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When I was in college, the left were demanding absolute freedom of speech Now, the idea of hearing dissenting views absolutely terrifies them

From Robert Stacey Stacy McCain: What No One Can Say on Campus Posted on | October 28, 2015 “So what is feminism? What do feminists believe? Namely, that American women are oppressed by a patriarchy hell-bent on keeping women down, and that men and marriage are expendable. . . . “What feminists want is to …

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It’s just a shame that the people now have more of a voice! The patricians don't like the plebeians one little bit!

From Breitbart: Mitt Romney: Demise of Legacy Media Empowering Conservative ‘Insurgents,’ Preventing More ‘Collaborative Action’ By Tony Lee | October 20, 2015 Failed GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney lamented that the demise of traditional media is empowering Republican “insurgents” and preventing establishment Republicans from compromising more with Democrats. As the Republican establishment is trying convince …

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The Pope should cancel his trip

It seems like everyone on the left wants to offend Pope Francis. From The Philadelphia Inquirer: Nutter says he hopes to raise LGBT issues with Pope By Tricia L. Nadolny, Philadelphia Inquirer Staff Writer | Last updated: Friday, September 18, 2015, 8:14 PM | Posted: Friday, September 18, 2015, 5:46 PM Mayor Nutter, if given …

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First world problems and the First Amendment

From The Washington Post: Remove the Southern belle from her inglorious perch By Elizabeth Boyd1 | August 14, 2015 When administrators at the University of Georgia declared a ban on hoop skirts in the spring, I could only think, what took you so long? But in that sense UGA was really no different from other …

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#BlackLivesMatter but freedom of speech does not

Remember when former Governor Martin O’Malley (D-MD) actually had to apologize for saying that all lives matter? Governor O’Malley is a very liberal Democrat, and he was speaking at the Nutroots Netroots Nation, a liberal forum: Phoenix (CNN)Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley apologized on Saturday for saying “All lives matter” while discussing police violence against …

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Prior Restraint

From Donald Douglas: Los Angeles Superior Court Issues Restraining Order Barring Release of New Planned Parenthood Videos At the Sacramento Bee, “Court bars anti-abortion group from releasing new videos” (via Weasel Zippers): LOS ANGELES – A temporary restraining order has been issued preventing an anti-abortion group from releasing any video of leaders of a California …

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The practitioners of Freedom of Speech and of the Press criticize other people exercising their Freedom of Speech

From Donald Douglas: Los Angeles Times Pushes ‘Extremist’ Moral Equivalence Attack on Pamela Geller in #Garland Jihad Shooting A particularly odious comparison at today’s Los Angeles Times front-page, claiming moral equivalence between Pamela Geller and the Islamic jihadists who attempted a Charlie Hebdo attack in Texas. I tweeted the photo of the piece this morning, …

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