Aug 21, 2017 by James Murphy Internet giant YouTube has been accused of discriminatory practices by two black American video bloggers. Lynette Hardaway and Rochelle Richardson, better known as “Diamond and Silk,” accused the video-sharing service of demonetizing their videos because of their conservative positions and support of President Donald Trump. Diamond and Silk … More YouTube’s Soft Censorship
Mar 14, 2017 by Selwyn Duke In a move designed to chill free speech, a German “justice” official has proposed fining social-media sites up to $53 million for not swiftly deleting “hateful” posts. Welcome to the new Germany — same as the old Germany. Justice Minister Heiko Maas, a member of the leftist Social … More $53M Fines for Politically Incorrect Social Media Posts?
November 23, 2015 Jonathan Turley We have long discussed the rapid decline of free speech protections in the West. I have long argued that the West appears to have fallen out of love with free speech, which is more often viewed as a rising scourge rather than a defining value in some countries. A recent … More Forty Percent of Millennials Favor Censorship of Offensive Speech By Government