first amendment

Alt-Right

Does Unleashing a Neo-Nazi 'Troll Army' Count as Free Speech?

Andrew Anglin's lawyers are arguing the notorious white supremacist didn't break the law when he ordered his followers to harass a Jewish realtor.
Allie Conti
4.10.18
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These Schools Plan to Punish Students for the Gun Control Walkout

School districts in Arkansas, Georgia, Maryland, and New Jersey threatened students with unexcused absences, detention, and disciplinary action should they participate.
Lauren Messman
3.14.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

There's a Westboro Baptist Church Movie in the Works

'Hate (A Love Story)' follows the case of Al Snyder, a gay man who took on the hate group after it picketed at his Marine son's funeral.
Lauren Messman
12.5.17
Militias

Anti-Immigrant Vigilantes Are Rebranding as Free-Speech Defenders

Groups with a legacy of armed border patrols and anti-government militancy are finding new life under Donald Trump.
Meredith Hoffman
11.30.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Sheriff Went After These Texans for Their 'FUCK TRUMP' Sticker

The sheriff threatened to charge them with disorderly conduct, leading the ACLU to teach him a lesson in "Constitutional Law 101."
Drew Schwartz
11.16.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

People Raised $60,000 for the Woman Who Gave Trump the Finger

Juli Briskman was fired from her job after a photo of her one-fingered salute went viral.
Drew Schwartz
11.13.17
Donald Trump

Could Trump Really Shut Down NBC?

The president tweeted about revoking the network's broadcasting license, but an expert says it's not clear how he'd do that.
Allie Conti
10.11.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Shocking Number of College Kids Think Violence Against a Speaker Is OK

The results of a recent study on free speech suggest the future of the First Amendment is in peril.
Allie Conti
9.20.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Judge Defends Your Right to Drink While Watching Unicorn Masturbation

A movie theater in Utah has recouped damages after being shut down for serving Bud Light during a screening of 'Deadpool.'
Allie Conti
9.1.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A New Yorker Is Facing Eviction for Hanging Confederate Flags in His Windows

Though the flags have been up for months, neighbors have called on the apartment building's owners to take them down in the wake of the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.
Drew Schwartz
8.21.17
Charlottesville

What to Do When the Fascists Come to Town

Charlottesville and a newly prominent far right have ignited debates about violence, speech, and the right way to protest against neo-Nazis.
Allie Conti
8.18.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Florida Student Suspended for Harsh Tweet of Ex's Apology Note

The college senior graded the letter for spelling and grammar errors, giving it a D- before throwing it up on social media.
Allie Conti
7.19.17
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