Judge scolds a couple for having a private Facebook group critical of immigration.
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There were coordinated, early-morning raids to capture members of a private Facebook group.
Richard Spencer has been banned from Britain.
BLM Chaos in Memphis, Special to AR News
James Edwards reports on the lawlessness.
Judge hands down nine-month suspended sentence and a €1,200 fine.
Woman who teaches at MLK middle school assaults political opponents while police watch.
She initially said “threatening statements about the [refugee] perpetrators . . . may violate federal law.”
Neo-Nazis Didn’t Start the Violence at State Capitol, Police Say, Los Angeles Times
A rare moment of honesty in media.
Group with over 50,000 members deleted.
Violence is good because it could “forestall the normalization of Trump.”
European Union plans to censor Facebook and Twitter.
Facebook Deletes Account of Ingrid Carlqvist, Reporter of Rapes by Muslim Refugees, Conservative Firing Line
But restores it after outcry.
EU Links Up with Twitter, Tech Firms to Combat Hate Speech, Associated Press
EU commissioner: “The internet is a place for free speech, not hate speech.”
If it were up to her, the event would not have taken place.
When called out, the response is always, “Glitch. Mistake. Sorry.”
Google to Ban Ads for Payday Loans, USA Today
Google knows best.
New rule would protect “offensive, uncivil or even hateful” speech.
The justice minister wants to throw out the censorship law.
He faces up to five years in prison for Facebook comments.
Though she wants to get rid of the applicable section of the penal code by 2018.
QUT Student Faces $200,000 Bill in Facebook Post Racism Row, Brisbane TImes
He was mad about being booted from a computer lab reserved for Aborigines.
Comedian may be prosecuted for reading aloud an obscene poem about the Turkish president.
Trumpeted raids are no doubt meant to have a chilling effect.
Offending a foreign head of state is a crime punishable by up to 3 years in prison.
He dared ask an audience if they wanted fewer Moroccans in the Netherlands.
Patrick Buchanan explains what really happened in Chicago.
Previous attempt to ban the party failed because of government-paid infiltrators.
Lefties use violence to stifle a conservative speech on campus.
Says “Hate speech has no place on Facebook and in our community.”
He met with Merkel’s chief of staff to discuss censorship.
This is the job of Twitter’s “Trust and Safety Council.”
University president says cancellation is because of “our university’s dedication to the free exchange of ideas.”
John Derbyshire’s “hate speech” is too much for the “Uncomfortable Learning” lecture series.
Targets include “populist conservatives” and “members of the alternative right.”
Man didn’t want his village to get 1,000 Syrians.
FCC Commissioner: U.S. Tradition of Free Expression Slipping Away, Washington Examiner
Particularly on college campuses and social media.
71 percent of incoming freshmen agree that “colleges should prohibit racist/sexist speech on campus.”
Twitter recruits SJW groups to help police speech.
News must be “to Ms. Merkel’s liking.”
No more comments at The Guardian on articles about race, immigration, or Islam.
Police also ask people to take down dissident social media pages.
They’re charged with founding a criminal organization and incitement.
Geert Wilders addresses Brits’ proposed Trump ban.
NGOs will help censor content in the “Initiative for Civil Courage Online.”
Mosque closed after Paris attacks will remain shuttered.
We Tried. We Really, Really Did., Daily Maverick
South African website shuts down comments section because too many were “racist.”
Germany Springs to Action over Hate Speech Against Migrants, Washington Post
Google, Facebook, and Twitter to increase censorship in Germany.
500,000 people signed a digital petition to ban the Republican frontrunner.