The liberty to speak badly about race

Freedom gives haters the room to reap contempt of society

Andrew P. Napolitano Opinion The Washington Times 4/30/2014

…What to do with them because of their speech? Nothing. I mean nothing. Racially hateful speech is protected from government interference by the First Amendment, which largely was written to protect hateful speech. Neither Mr. Bundy nor […]

‘Don’t Think That Can’t Happen’

Rush Limbaugh’s Terrifying Vision of Where the ‘Road We Are on’ Leads

Jason Howerton The Blaze 4/4/2014

Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh on Friday painted a horrifying picture of “what things will look like” if the United States stays on the “road that we are on.”

“The road that we are on takes us back […]

UN implicates Bashar al-Assad in Syria war crimes

BBC News 2 December 2013

The UN’s human rights chief has said an inquiry has produced evidence that war crimes were authorised in Syria at the “highest level”, including by President Bashar al-Assad.

It is the first time the UN’s human rights office has so directly implicated Mr Assad.

Commissioner Navi Pillay said her office […]

Dead Souls of a Cultural Revolution

 

 

Patrick J. Buchanan Human Events 8/23/2013

Last Friday, Christopher Lane, a 22-year-old Australian here on a baseball scholarship, was shot and killed while jogging in Duncan, Okla., population 23,000. He died where he fell.

Police have three suspects, two black and one white. The latter said they were bored and decided to […]

United States is raising a nation of savages

Todd Starnes Opinion Fox News 8/21/2013

Christopher Lane was gunned down in cold blood – shot in the back as he jogged alongside a road in Duncan, Okla. His alleged attackers were teenagers who told police they were bored and killed the college athlete for “the fun of it.”

The 22-year-old was attending school at […]

Don Lemon and Bill O’Reilly engage in conversation on race, Sharpton hardest hit

Mary Katharine Ham Hot Air 7/30/2013

…Lemon doesn’t have to agree with every word O’Reilly said or the way he said it, but he recognizes that a bit of grace is necessary if you sincerely want to allow different voices, which is part of how conversations work. It was all the more surprising coming from […]