News and Articles About Free Speech
Social media, once a bastion of open discourse, is under mounting pressure to define and remove "hate'' speech.
Gawker was crushed by a libel suit brought by Hulk Hogan and financed by Peter Thiel. Gawker founder Nick Denton is no victim; he did this to himself.
'Too old'? 'Too religious'? 'Too gay'? These discussions are absolute no-nos.
The U.S. Trademark Office must protect companies with slur names, according to the Circuit Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C.
The companies will remove offending materials from their networks within 24 hours.
Originally 60 years, the government reduced his punishment after the man pleaded guilty.
The decision creates a new crime of 'being too highly ranked' on a search engine, the blogger says.
A&E suspended Phil Robertson from its most popular show over comments he made about homosexuality. In doing so, it missed an opportunity to let its customers decide.