Bigotry

Storm's Bird: Rising WNBA harmed by bigotry

Storm's Bird: Rising WNBA harmed by bigotry<p>espn.com<p>wbbdaily<p>0 notes<p>0 comments<p>20 July, 2017<p>blog comments powered by Disqus<p>Celebrating The Women's Game …

Women's Basketball

SCOTUS Ruling a Win For Govt Sanctioned Bigotry

The Supreme Court’s ruling in The Slants case worries me; it looks more like a victory for government-sanctioned bigotry than a win for free speech. …

U.S. Supreme Court

Why does anti-Christian bigotry get a pass?

I was more than a little surprised by the May 28 Date Lab, “Wait a second. . . . Don’t I know you?” The male subject of the piece was quoted as saying his “dealbreaker” was “self-proclaimed Jesus followers,” adding that he was Jewish. I could not imagine a scenario, that would actually get printed, …

Opinion

Why is the court accommodating his prejudice?

Here’s the good news: Kentucky <b>Judge W. Mitchell Nance</b>, who presides in family court, will no longer hear adoption cases involving same-sex …

Equality

Trump adviser Sebastian Gorka abruptly leaves event after he goes on tirade against 'fake news'

A top Trump adviser abruptly left an event at Georgetown University on Monday after he went on a tirade following students questioning his …

Sebastian Gorka

Lawsuit filed against UC Berkeley over Ann Coulter event

BERKELEY — The furor over whether conservative pundit Ann Coulter will get a chance to speak at UC Berkeley this week continued to grow on Monday, …

Ann Coulter

What 'Snowflakes' Get Right About Free Speech

At one of the premieres of his landmark Holocaust documentary, “Shoah” (1985), the filmmaker Claude Lanzmann was challenged by a member of the …

Documentaries

UC Berkeley Sued Over Ann Coulter's Planned Visit to Campus

Young America's Foundation and Berkeley College Republicans claim that the university discriminated against the conservative commentator.<p>The …

Higher Education

Married Couple Who Shot and Pepper Sprayed Milo Yiannopoulos Protestors Charged With Assault

On January 20, anti-fascist demonstrators and fans of the now-reviled Milo Yiannopoulos clashed outside the University of Washington's Kane Hall. …

Milo Yiannopoulos

Emmerdale spoilers: Pierce Harris’ next shocking act after raping Rhona Goskirk leaves her even more horrified

<b>Rhona Goskirk is about to face an absolutely horrific ordeal in next week’s Emmerdale as her wedding day turns into a nightmare as she is subjected</b> …

Suburban student killed in track meet accident

×<p>Suburban student killed in track meet accident<p>WHEATON, Ill. — A college track athlete was struck and killed by a flying hammer during a meet in the …

Lawsuit being prepared against UC Berkeley over Ann Coulter event

BERKELEY — In the latest salvo over UC Berkeley’s attempts to control an appearance by Ann Coulter, an attorney for conservative student groups said …

Higher Education

Howard Dean doubles down on ‘hate speech isn’t protected’ claims — then it backfires big time

On Thursday, former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean (D) came under fire when he claimed that “hate speech” isn’t protected by the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.<p>“Hate speech is not protected by the first amendment,” Dean tweeted Thursday.<p>His tweet came in response to a former New York Times …

Freedom Of Speech

Bill Maher Calls Cancellation of Ann Coulter's Speaking Gig 'Liberals' Version of Book Burning'

Although Bill Maher admits that he and conservative commentator Ann Coulter have never agreed on anything, he came to her defense on Friday night’s …

Ann Coulter

Bernie Sanders: Not allowing Ann Coulter to speak at Berkeley is "intellectual weakness"

Bernie Sanders says that right wing troll Ann Coulter is "outrageous" and "off the wall" — but, the senator told the <i>Huffington Post</i> on Thursday, she …

Ann Coulter

‘F**king babies’: Bill Maher mercilessly tears into liberals, Berkeley for cancelling Ann Coulter

HBO “Real Time” host Bill Maher heavily criticized liberals and the University of California at Berkeley on his show Friday after the school decided this week to cancel an upcoming talk by Ann Coulter and then later re-invite her.<p>Coulter’s speech, which was scheduled for April 27, was cancelled …

Comedy

Bernie Sanders Condemns Threats Against Ann Coulter Speech At Berkeley

The controversy over Coulter’s speech follows violent clashes between supporters of President Donald Trump and left-wing Trump critics at a pro-Trump …

Bernie Sanders

UC Berkeley students who invited Ann Coulter threaten to sue university

The University of California at Berkeley students who invited Ann Coulter to speak on campus are threatening to sue the university if it doesn't find a proper time and venue for the conservative pundit to speak next week.<p>Harmeet Dhillon, who represents the Berkeley College Republicans, said in …

Ann Coulter

‘Berkeley Alone on Safe Island’ After Conservative Ann Coulter Gets Support From Leftist Celebrities

Conservative author and pundit Ann Coulter is now in a First Amendment legal showdown with the officials at Cal-Berkeley after the school canceled, …

Ann Coulter

Howard Dean Doesn’t Get That First Amendment Protects Ann Coulter’s ‘Hate Speech’

Even after almost two days of experts attempting to explain it, <b>Howard Dean</b> apparently still doesn’t understand how the First Amendment works. <b></b>In fact, …

Constitutional Law

Bill Maher says Berkeley is a "cradle for f*cking babies" on 'Real Time'

Bill Maher blasted Berkeley as a "cradle for fucking babies" while defending conservative troll Ann Coulter on <i>Real Time</i> Friday night.<p>"Berkeley used …

Comedy

McGill principal’s letter fails to dispel academic freedom fears among university’s faculty

MONTREAL — A letter this week from McGill principal Suzanne Fortier has failed to allay concerns among faculty that their academic freedom is …

Canadian News

Frat Told It's 'Appropriating Culture.' School Won't Say Which.

Don’t blame college students for their hostility to free expression. The fault ultimately lies with cowardly school administrations, who so often …

Education

Bill Maher: UC Berkeley is 'the cradle for f—king babies'

Liberal political comedian host Bill Maher said the University of California, Berkeley is the "the cradle for f—king babies" after the university …

Comedy

Howard Dean denies that ‘hate speech’ is protected by the Constitution

Former DNC Chair Howard Dean began an online furor when he posted that the First Amendment didn’t apply to “hate speech.”<p>The tweet simply read, “Hate speech is not protected by the first amendment.” He linked to another tweet that said, “Free Speech Defenders Don’t Forget: Ann Coulter once said: My …

Constitutional Law

Left-wing rioter loses his mask. Now fellow ‘anti-fascists’ think he’s the enemy. Here’s the result.

Didn’t Mom always say to keep your mask on when you’re rioting?<p>Well, one negligent left-wing fellow apparently let slip that time-honored advice during rioting in Berkeley, California, recently — and paid for it.<p>And sadly, his comeuppance came courtesy of what appear to be his fellow marauding …

Ann Coulter Calls Out Matt Drudge on Fake News Claim

Conservative pundit and provocateur, Anne Coulter called out fellow conservative Matt Drudge for promoting what she describes as 'fake news.' Drudge, …

Ann Coulter

Conservative Infighting: Ann Coulter Says Drudge Promotes 'Fake News'

Conservative pundit Ann Coulter took to Twitter on Thursday night to mock her friend Matt Drudge for “promoting fake news” by reporting that …

Ann Coulter

Milo Yiannopoulos announces 'grand comeback tour' at UC Berkeley

Drew Angerer/Getty Images<p>Conservative provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos announced that he was planning to launch a comeback tour after his abrupt resignation as editor from the far-right website Breitbart News earlier this year.<p>The multi-day event, which he called "MILO'S FREE SPEECH WEEK," is …

Berkeley reschedules Ann Coulter speech for May — when there are no classes. Her response is a hoot.

On the heels of intense criticism for canceling conservative commentator Ann Coulter’s speech next week over security issues, the University of California, Berkeley, on Thursday seemed to walk it all back by rescheduling her speech for May 2 — but Coulter is having none of it.<p>Besides the fact that …

Ann Coulter