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Temple University Stands by Marc Lamont Hill Amidst Controversy

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As 2018 prepares to wrap up, one of the overarching themes of the year will undoubtedly be the idea that this was the year that many in the media, like the general public, put their foot down with regards to racism, sexism, and intolerance. While there have been many instances of justice truly being served […]

Twitter Will Shut Down Accounts Threatening Violence Starting Today

In an ditch effort to rectify a reputation of faulty policy enforcement and to “make Twitter a safer place”, Twitter says it will enforce a fresh set of guidelines to reduce abusive and violent content, beginning today. The new rules target hate symbols, abuse and unwanted sexual advancements. One clause effectively prohibits accounts from associating […]

U.S Free-Speech Group Suing President Trump for Blocking Twitter Users

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It is no secret that President Donald Trump has actively used Twitter to express his ideas and beliefs, often further contributing to disapproval amongst people of the United States due to his bluntness and distasteful commentary. Many people have utilized the popular app to respond to him, whether in jest or genuine frustration. As his term […]

White House Chief of Staff: “We’ve Looked At” Amending Free Speech Laws

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Republican National Committeee Chairman turned White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus has revealed that President Trump’s administration has “looked at” the potential of changing libel laws and free speech protections. During a Sunday morning sit down with ABC’s Jonathan Karl, Donald Trump’s March 2017 tweet surroundng the “dishonesty” of the New York Times was […]