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The Slippery Slope of Social Media Censorship

BY BOB BARR When it comes to identifying fake news, it is less science than alchemy; a task residing somewhere between asking “What is art?”...

Virginia Couple Sues to Protect Their First Amendment Right to Teach

ANDREW WIMER, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Richmond, Va.—In Virginia, you can teach anyone anything—except how to earn an honest living. That’s the lesson Jon and Tracy...

Victory for Life in New York

LIBERTY COUNSEL BROOKLYN, NY – U.S. District Judge Carol Bagley Amon has denied an injunction sought by the New York Attorney General (OAG) against 13 pro-life Christians...

Facebook rejects Pro-America Christian July 4th music video for “political content”

LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN Facebook rejected this Pro-America Christian July 4th music video for “political content” https://www.reverbnation.com/q/79x2rq  My wife Mary tried to purchase a boost ad on...

Boston Sued for Censoring Christian Flag

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL BOSTON, MA – Liberty Counsel filed a lawsuit today against the city of Boston and one of its officials for censoring the...

SCOTUS Sends Florist Case Back

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Supreme Court sent the case of floral artist Barronelle Stutzman, owner of Arlene’s Flowers, back to...

Liberty Counsel Comments on Masterpiece Cakeshop Victory

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. –  The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7-2 in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, a historic case that protects the...

Alabama Justice Defeats SPLC in Free Speech Victory

LIBERTY COUNSEL MONTGOMERY, AL – The Alabama Judicial Inquiry Commission (JIC) has agreed to settle Liberty Counsel’s lawsuit on behalf of Alabama Supreme Court Justice Tom Parker...

Faith Leaders Object to Subpoena

LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Liberty Counsel filed an objection to a staggering subpoena from Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund (Lambda Legal), which represents...

Victory for Religious Liberty in the Classroom

Young student was threatened with punishment for completing book report on Bible stories LIBERTY ALERTS, ACLJ “In our system, state-operated schools may not be enclaves of...

MRFF Continues Relentless Unfounded Attack on Our Military and the Bible in POW Displays

We're not backing down SKIP ASH, ACLJ Recently, we shared that Attorney Donald G. Rehkopf and the inappropriately named Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF) sent a formal complaint to Rear...

LGBT’s “Outrageous Subpoena”— An Unprecedented Assault on Religious Liberty and Free Speech

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Liberty Counsel filed an objection to a staggering subpoena from Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund (Lambda Legal), which represents...

Speech Buffer Zone Challenge

LIBERTY COUNSEL PITTSBURGH, PA – Liberty Counsel filed an amicus brief in Bruni v. Pittsburgh in the Third Circuit Court of Appeals regarding sidewalk counselors who are challenging an anti-speech...

Victory: Right to Share the Gospel Protected

MARSHALL GOLDMAN, ACLJ Recently, the ACLJ was contacted by a man (who asked to remain anonymous for this article) who was dealing with disturbing religious...

So to Speak podcast: Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission

By Nico Perrino, The FIRE.org In 2012, a same-sex couple entered Masterpiece Cakeshop and asked its owner, Jack Phillips, to create a cake for their wedding...

The Separation of Angry Atheists and Constitution: A Reply to “Our First Two Constitution...

SKIP ASH, ACLJ The other day I came upon an essay written by an Advisory Board Member of the Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF), retired...

California judge just issued a ruling on Christians that leaves me speechless

BY ALLEN WEST There are a couple of sayings that apply to this story. The first one is even a broken clock is right twice...

It’s Time to Bring the Southern Poverty Law Center to Justice

BY TOM DEWEESE There are many powerful forces operating today across the nation to divide the American people and silence opposing views. One of the...

Censorship Comes to Google

JOHN SAMPLES, CATO INSTITUTE At Saturday’s Halifax International Security Forum, Eric Schmidt announced that Google will alter its search algorithm to “de-rank” results from Russia...

JUST IN: Supreme Court to rule on law conservatives have been dreading from day...

BY ALLEN WEST There can be no debate about the tyranny of the progressive socialist left. Free speech is defined by them as acceptable speech....