Tag Archives: freedom of speech

Bullies, Protests, and Politics: An Analogy

An opinion by guest blogger Kristofer James I want to think that analogies may help people understand who truly don’t. This is my simple analogy for anyone who keeps wondering “why in the heck are these people protesting?” This is … Continue reading

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Alden Loveshade: Why Wait Til I’m Dead?

IMPORTANT: As of this posting, Alden Loveshade is very much alive. Alden has been to far too many funerals/memorial services in the past few years, parent(s), sibling(s), uncle(s), aunt(s), cousin(s), etc.  So many times it’s come up: “Gee, I wish … Continue reading

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U.S. Marines Enter 21st Century

The U.S. Marines is following orders.  U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus told the Marines to start making titles more female friendly, i.e,, more genderless.  This is especially important as the first female has signed up for the Marines as an Infantry … Continue reading

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America is Better than Everybody Else

If you haven’t noticed, we’re moving close to the Fourth of July, the American Independence Day.  While the phrase is rampant all the time, this is especially the time to hear, “America is the greatest country in the world.” Ever … Continue reading

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Facebook Fake Name Purge is Over

The Facebook Fake Name Purge is finally over! If you don’t know, Facebook had a real-name campaign. It was removing or blocking accounts of people who didn’t use their real name. That included reporters and freedom activists in dangerous countries, … Continue reading

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Forced Computer Tracking Over in San Antonio Schools

Andrea Hernandez is back in high school in San Antonio after being expelled for refusing to wear “the mark of the beast.”  On October 1, 2012, John Jay High School and Anson Jones Middle School began forcing students to wear RFID tracking … Continue reading

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Preteen Gag Order: Welcome to Corporate America

At the age of 10 and 7, two American children had their freedom of speech legally truncated. By an agreement made by their parents, Chris and Stephanie Hallowich, a Pennsylvania boy and girl apparently cannot talk about fracking, shale gas drilling, for the rest … Continue reading

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