It really wasn't that long ago that Rep. Devin Nunes was a co-sponsor of the Discouraging Frivolous Lawsuits Act. Of course, since then, he's been filing a whole bunch of frivolous lawsuits against news organizations, journalists, political...
After sharing feminist and LGBTQ-friendly art on social media, 26-year-old theater director Yulia Tsvetkova has been placed under house arrest, fined, and accused of distributing “propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations among minors."
(New York) – The Chinese government’s heightened repression faced unprecedented resistance from Hong Kong people and growing criticisms from concerned governments, as the Chinese Communist Party marked the 70th anniversary of its rule.
The agent, whose name has not been released, was turning the corner from E. 8th St. onto Caton Place in Windsor Terrace about 9:45 p.m. when he came across a man and his girlfriend walking with a female Belgian Shepard.
Two Turkish children have been pardoned by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan following a trial over their insults of him and his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), on the condition that they apo...
The court rules that Netflix can stream a parody film where Jesus brings home a presumed boyfriend.
Sarah McLaughlinCiting the importance of free speech, Brazil’s Supreme Court overturned the ruling ordering Netflix to take down a “blasphemous” comedy. Judge: "One cannot suppose that a humorous satire has the ability to weaken the values of the Christian faith…"
Sarah McLaughlin@babson As @TheFIREorg’s letter explains, the post is not a true threat or incitement. Instead, it is political speech that must be protected by Babson’s clear commitments to freedom of expression.
At Babson College, the climate of freedom of expression feels like 2003 all over again. Today, the college announced its completion of a “thorough investigation” — which started yesterday — into an adjunct professor’s Facebook post. As a result of...