freedom of speech
Should People Have Called the Cops Over Cesar Sayoc's MAGA Van?
Last week's arrest of the 56-year-old Republican for allegedly mailing pipe bombs to Trump critics makes you wonder.
To Hell And Back
Fuck Nazi Metal Sympathy
On North Jersey's Nazi metal problem, and those fighting for a better scene (plus new tunes from Holy Grove, Glacial Tomb, Pijn, and more).
Hate Speech Cannot Be Normalized While Americans Grapple With the Limits of Free Speech
The First Amendment and Nazis next door in Trump's America.
President Trump Called Out Marshawn Lynch for Sitting During the National Anthem in Mexico
Your guide to the NFL protests, what’s working what’s not and what you can do about it.
After Mike Pence's Walkout, Here’s How to Support NFL Players
The NFL player protests against police brutality continue create controversy on and off the field by the president, vice president, and more.
It's Time for Ghetts to be Heralded as One of the Greats
Grime's newest, younger fans may not immediately turn to his work—but they should.
India Wants to Censor the Word ‘Cow’ In a New Documentary
A Harvard economist's documentary is the latest victim of the right-wing agenda.
Views My Own
My Weird Battle to Get the President to Unblock Me on Twitter
I don't really know how I wound up here.
The Guy Who Saved Your iPhone From Hackers Is Stuck in a UAE Jail
'Million dollar dissident' Ahmed Mansoor’s actions protected millions of iPhone users from sophisticated spyware. If you care about your privacy and security, you should be fighting for his release.
Turkey Has Blocked Wikipedia and Is Censoring Twitter
President Erdoğan's crackdown on voices of dissent is expanding to the internet.
This Indie Space Network Launched the ‘First Protest in Space’ Targeting Trump
'LOOK AT THAT, YOU SON OF A BITCH' reads a suborbital tweet paraphrasing Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell.
What to Bring to a Peaceful Protest
The gear you should bring when exercising your Constitutional right to peaceably assemble, and what you should leave behind.