government surveillance

What are today’s greatest threats to free speech?

free speech

What are the greatest threats to free speech? A recent free-speech discussion co-sponsored by the Newseum Institute and Spiked magazine posed that question. Here are my choices.
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Olympic fiasco: Awarding Beijing rewards persecution

Last week, the International Olympic Committee awarded Beijing the 2022 Winter Games, demonstrating yet again that selection of a host city has everything to do with politics, money and power — and nothing whatsoever to do with human rights.
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Government Surveillance Threatens First Amendment Freedoms

Government Surveillance

Mass governmental surveillance impacts First Amendment freedoms in profound ways, chilling speech and even thought.
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