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Accommodating extremes

Free Speech | Political consultants fight law that would force them to work for the other side
by Steve West
Posted 8/06/19, 02:34 pm

Two Michigan conservatives are challenging a local law that could force them to do political consulting for candidates and organizations with which they disagree.

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Standing up to academic thought police

First Amendment | California sociology professor reinstated after school fired him for conservative views
by Steve West
Posted 7/30/19, 04:16 pm

A California state court has sided with a community college sociology professor fired for exposing his students to conservative perspectives on marriage, gender roles, and sexual orientation.

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Court: Trump can’t block critics on Twitter

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 7/09/19, 12:38 pm

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York on Tuesday ruled that President Donald Trump cannot ban critics from accessing his personal Twitter account, upholding a lower court ruling that concluded a public official cannot use a social media account for “all manner of official purposes” while excluding people who disagree from an otherwise open online dialogue.

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