Tag Archives: American

First Amendment Summer School: No, There's No "Hate Speech" Exception

By Amy Alkon donkeyrock shared this story from Advice Goddess Blog. First Amendment Summer School: No, There’s No “Hate Speech” Exception About Pamela Geller, there are all these people writing that sure, there’s a First Amendment in this country…and then … Continue reading

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"Safe Spaces" And The Mote In America's Eye

By Ken White donkeyrock shared this story from Popehat. My three kids are sarcastic and irreverent. This isn’t a shock to anyone who knows me. Their mouthiness can be irritating, but usually I manage to remember that I don’t set … Continue reading

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Matti Friedman debates Ethan Bronner on media coverage of Israel

By Elder of Ziyon (noreply@blogger.com) donkeyrock shared this story from Elder Of Ziyon – Israel News. NPR’s “On the Media” hosted a discussion of media coverage of Israel: On the heels of this summer’s war in Gaza, Jerusalem-based journalist Matti … Continue reading

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Paglia On The Campus Rape Hysteria And The Illusion Of The "Perfectibility Of Mankind"

By Amy Alkon donkeyrock shared this story from Advice Goddess Blog. Paglia On The Campus Rape Hysteria And The Illusion Of The “Perfectibility Of Mankind” Camille Paglia writes in TIME: Wildly overblown claims about an epidemic of sexual assaults on … Continue reading

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CBC warns Canadians against American forfeiture

By Walter Olson donkeyrock shared this story from Overlawyered. Canadians should be careful of carrying large sums of currency on their trips south of the border, warns the CBC’s senior Washington correspondent, Neil MacDonald, since “U.S. police are operating a … Continue reading

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