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The Self-Righteous Enforcers Of Political Correctness Attack Free Speech

  The Self-Righteous Enforcers Of Political Correctness Scott Greer Deputy Editor Monday wasn’t a good day for free speech. Google fired a senior engineer for writing a lengthy memo criticizing the lack of thought diversity at the company and overbearing political correctness. The termination initiated heated debate over free speech, with many seeing Google’s action as a disturbing infringement on their employees’ ability to speak their mind. In a less noticed episode from Monday, seriously unfunny comedian Chelsea Handler tweeted out her desire for the arrest of all Americans whoRead More


What Happens When The Races Are Reversed In A Police Shooting?

  What Happens When The Races Are Reversed In A Police Shooting Scott Greer Deputy Editor One cop is finally receiving support from the press and political leaders after being at the center of another high-profile police shooting. Last weekend, an Australian woman, Justine Damond, called police to report an alleged assault that was occurring near her home in Minneapolis. But when police arrived on the scene, Damond ended up becoming the victim of an officer’s bullet. While there are many questions still lingering about the shooting, the initial detailsRead More


San Francisco Transit Withholds Surveillance Tapes Of Robbery And Assaults To Avoid Creating Racial ‘Stereotypes’

  San Francisco Transit Withholds Surveillance Tapes To Avoid Creating Racial ‘Stereotypes’ Ian MIles Cheong The Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system in San Francisco and Oakland has been withholding video evidence of crimes committed on trains and at stations perpetrated by groups of teenagers, it has been revealed. According to CBS Local, dozens of teenagers committed large-scale acts of robbery and assaults in the months of April and June. In April, “forty to sixty” teenagers boarded a train at Coliseum stop, where they proceeded to rob seven passengers andRead More


Supreme Court Ruling Ensures Redskins Will Prevail In Mascot Controversy

  Supreme Court Axes Law Banning Disparaging Trademarks Kevin Daley Legal Affairs Reporter The Supreme Court struck down a federal law banning the registration of disparaging trademarks Monday, finding the law violates the First Amendment’s free speech clause. The ruling, written by Justice Samuel Alito, says that trademarks are private, not government speech, and that the government may not curtail even offensive expression. “Holding that the registration of a trademark converts the mark into government speech would constitute a huge and dangerous extension of the government-speech doctrine, for other systemsRead More


St. Louis Cardinals Stand Their Ground Against LGBTQ Outcry Over ‘Christian Day’ Speaker

St. Louis Cardinals Resist LGBTQ Outcry Over ‘Christian Day’ Joshua Gill The St. Louis Cardinals resolved to host Lance Berkman as their “Christian Day” speaker, despite outcry from the LGBTQ community. St. Louis Pride, an LGBTQ organization, protested the Cardinals’ decision to host Berkman and demanded that the Cardinals cancel his appearance at their annual Christian Day, a post-game event where a public figure, usually a former player as in Berkman’s case, speaks about how Christianity has affected their life. Berkman drew criticism from the LGBTQ community in 2015 andRead More


From the Land of Ridiculous: Muslim Man Sues Little Caesars For $100 MILLION Over Pepperoni

Muslim Man Sues Little Caesars For $100 MILLION Over Pork Pepperoni Eric Owens Education Editor A Muslim man in Michigan has filed a $100 million lawsuit against Little Caesars because, the man says, he received and consumed pizza laced with pork pepperoni. Mohamad Bazzi is the plaintiff in the mega-dollar lawsuit, reports The Detroit Free Press. Bazzi, 32, claims that he specifically ordered halal pepperoni pizza on two separate occasions from a Little Caesars in Dearborn but received delicious pork pepperoni instead. Both pizza boxes he received were labeled “halal,”Read More


US Embassy In Belgium Grants $200K To Promote ‘Positive Narratives’ About Refugees In Europe

US Allots $200K In Europe To Promote ‘Positive Narratives’ About Refugees Alex Pfeiffer Reporter A grant from the U.S. embassy in Belgium designates $200,000 for a group to promote positive narratives about refugees and immigrants in Europe. The grant aims to use digital platforms to help integrate immigrants and counter violent extremism. It was announced on May 12 and applications for the year-long grant can be submitted until May 29. Non-government or non-profit groups have to achieve at least one or more of the grant’s objectives. These are: “counter narrative,Read More


Grade School Father-Daughter Dance Cancelled After A Few Parents Complain It’s Not ‘Inclusive’

Grade School Ends Father-Daughter Dance Tradition After A Few Parents Say It’s Not ‘Inclusive’by Eric Owens Officials in a taxpayer-funded California school district have scuttled an annual father-daughter dance — as well as annual mother-son hike — because a handful of parents complained that the event is not sufficiently “inclusive.” The father-daughter dance and the mother-son hike had been traditions at Crocker/Riverside Elementary School in Sacramento, reports local Fox affiliate KTXL. “I’ve had girls I’ve taken to the father-daughter dance, and I enjoyed it very much,” Crocker/Riverside Elementary parent-teacher associationRead More


Snowflake Alert: 12 Most Ridiculous ‘Bias Incidents’ on College Campuses

The Daily Caller Presents: The 12 DUMBEST EVER ‘Bias Incidents’ On America’s College Campusesby Eric Owens In the last few years, more than 230 American colleges and universities — 143 of them lavishly funded by taxpayers — have launched bias reporting systems encouraging students to report each other for incidents of offensive speech and other kinds of “bias.” The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) published an exhaustive survey of such speech-chilling bias reporting systems earlier this month. The speech and conduct of some 2.84 million students in theRead More


Liberal Agenda: Ohio State Lectured On ‘Islamophobia’ Three Months After Terror Attack

Ohio State Lectured On ‘Islamophobia’ Three Months After Terror Attackby David Krayden After being subject to a terrorist attack by a Somali refugee student less than three months ago, Ohio State University (OSU) is hosting a lecture Monday night on the dangers of “Islamophobia.” The College Fix reports that the university’s  Middle East Studies Center and Multicultural Center are jointly hosting a visit by author Nathan Lean, who will tell students about the “pernicious phenomenon” of Islamophobia that has reached “a fevered pitch” in American society. Lean’s visit to theRead More