Freedom of speech isn’t so popular on campus

From The Washington Post: A chilling study shows how hostile college students are toward free speech By Catherine Rampell | Opinion writer | September 18 at 8:02 PM Here’s the problem with suggesting that upsetting speech warrants “safe spaces,” or otherwise conflating mere words with physical assault: If speech is violence, then violence becomes a justifiable response …

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Premeditation: the violence by the left has been planned in advance

Remember: CBS News has a left-wing bias: Boston Police Commissioner says bottles filled with urine were thrown at officers during protest https://t.co/srYfo8OheR pic.twitter.com/a9B52iZ1sa — CBS News (@CBSNews) August 19, 2017 It can be argued that picking up a rock and throwing it is a spontaneous act, though spontaneous or not, throwing a rock at the …

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Politically incorrect denunciations

Apparently President Trump’s denunciation of the clashes in Charlottesville just weren’t good enough. From Powerline: What Is Wrong With President Trump’s Statements On Charlottesville? Posted on August 13, 2017 by John Hinderaker As Scott has noted, President Trump has come under fire for not singling out white supremacists for condemnation following the violent clashes in …

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How can we trust CNN’s reporting on President Trump?

I have previously referred to CNN as having gone all-anti-Trump, all-the-time, and while this video doesn’t confirm that, the surreptitious video of CNN New Day associate producer Jimmy Carr tells us that “90%” of his co-workers agree that President Trump is “a clown,” is “hilariously unqualified” to be President, is “really bad” at his job …

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CNN’s hit piece on Don McGahn

There are times I wonder if CNN has taken the editorial decision to go All Anti-Trump, All the Time, the way they did with the O J Simpson trial last century. This morning’s hit piece was on White House counsel Don McGahn. The lovely and leggy Alisyn Camerota, so reliably conservative when she was an …

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It takes a Chinese student to teach the #snowflakes about freedom of speech

From The Washington Post: A Chinese student praised the ‘fresh air of free speech’ at a U.S. college. Then came the backlash. By Simon Denyer and Congcong Zhang | May 23 at 1:03 PM BEIJING — When Yang Shuping spoke Sunday of her eternal gratitude to the University of Maryland for teaching her about “free …

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Not much of a surprise

Assault rifles are piling up at stores. Big change from when Obama was president and gun sales were booming. https://t.co/nuNjbyKUIX — Heather Long (@byHeatherLong) May 9, 2017 President Obama earned a title he probably finds unsettling: World’s Greatest Gun Salesman Sets Incredible New Record Posted at 9:16 am on June 7, 2016 by Bob Owens …

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Ulrich Baer, The New York Times, and the totalitarianism of the left Conservatives may mock the positions of the left, but the left try to use governing power to muzzle the positions of the right.

The New York Times would be the first to defend the First Amendment’s guarantee of freedom of speech and of the press . . . for itself. Others? Not so much: What ‘Snowflakes’ Get Right About Free Speech by Ulrich Baer1 | April 24, 2017 During the 1980s and ’90s, a shift occurred in American …

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Oh, wahhh! The media are upset that Donald Trump ditched the press pool again

I did not vote for Donald Trump, but so far, he’s impressing me. From CNN: Trump ditches press pool to play golf By Eugene Scott and Kevin Liptak, CNN | Updated 3:07 PM ET, Sat December 31, 2016 (CNN) President-elect Donald Trump ditched his press pool Saturday to play golf, the latest example of his …

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