The justice minister wants to throw out the censorship law.
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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.
Casual comments lead to criminal charges.
Those who study biology and crime are accused of “racist scholarship.”
They say “The Slants” can keep their “offensive” trademark.
A majority or Yalies reportedly were willing to abolish it.
Germany has been twisting the arms of social media executives.
Another student was expelled.
Muslims then claim to be the victims.
CBC Suspends Online Comments on Indigenous Stories, Globe and Mail
On some Eskimo stories, the CBC deletes over 50 percent of comments.
No free speech in Britain.
Compared with just 12 percent of the Silent Generation.
Smartphones and computers were confiscated from 10 buildings.
They will ensure offending students are punished.
British Home Secretary “personally directed” the ban.
National Coalition in Favor of Campus Censorship, Washington Post
Dozens of groups call for the government to censor speech on campuses.
Notable & Quotable: Unfree Speech on Campus, Wall Street Journal
51 percent of college students oppose free speech.
She overwhelmed her accusers.
Newspaper wants Facebook comments prosecuted.
“Far-right” groups will also be targeted.
Update: Yiannopoulos Also Banned from Censorship Event, The Mancunion
Speakers would be “potentially in breach of safe space policy.”