Tagged: Free Speech

0

The Rise of Pragmatism

Back in 2007 when I got into politics for the first time through the Ron Paul movement, ideology was still the primary factor driving the political scene. Individualism, collectivism, Keynesianism, the Austrian School, big...

Free Speech For Me, Not For You 0

Free Speech For Me, Not For You

The fallout continues over a banned demonstration in a small Norwegian city. A neo-Nazi group wanted to hold a demonstration with the theme “crush the gay lobby”. They applied for a permit from the...

Abuse of Media Power 0

Abuse of Media Power

It is not a closely held state secret that the media institutions contained within the label mainstream media aren’t paragons of virtue and ethics in journalism. All too often we see examples of stories...

Have We Learned Nothing? 0

Have We Learned Nothing?

Yesterday, a Norwegian group hosted identitarian Martin Sellner at an event. The event took place at a bookstore that allows a wide range of groups to host events. This event attracted a large protest...

Trump as a Free Speech Warrior 0

Trump as a Free Speech Warrior

Could Donald Trump be described as a warrior for free speech? Before anyone screams autistically about “muh libel laws” (which haven’t changed yet) we should recognize the important role the President of the United...

No Room for Escalation 0

No Room for Escalation

Calling your political opponents Hitler has become a cliché. Especially if you are on the left side of the political spectrum. There is a fundamental difference to using “extreme” terms versus labelling your opponents...

The Sorry State of Free Speech in the West 0

The Sorry State of Free Speech in the West

Few things apart from the bottom rungs on Maslow’s famous pyramid are more important in life than free speech. Free speech is one of the core tenets of our political system. It is what...