Tag Archives: 1st Amendment

Memo to Jason Chaffetz: “Free speech” doesn’t mean only speech you approve of

.@jasoninthehouse scared aren't u – well honey i aint in office – shut down a private citizen? for OPPOSING U AND ALL U STAND FOR – WE C U!! pic.twitter.com/mkZcttzuoF… Read more »

Oxymoron alert: “I love the First Amendment; nobody loves it better than me”

[H]ere’s the truth: The press is not the opposition party. The media is not the enemy of the American people. Negative stories are not fake news. And when Trump keeps… Read more »

“[Y]ou have full-time, quasi-professional agent-provocateurs that attempt to create public disorder”

Republicans love to talk about freedom except when it's the freedom to protest. https://t.co/EKwSbRRyso — Bernie Sanders (@SenSanders) February 25, 2017 Since the election of President Trump, Republican lawmakers in… Read more »

Democracy Dies in Darkness: Welcome to Donald Trump’s Brave New World Order

In an era in which the U.S. president refers to the media as “the enemy of the American People,” The Washington Post is reinforcing its mission statement to remind its… Read more »

How Democracy Dies: The normalization of mendacity and propaganda

Donald Trump is a proven liar. He lies often and effortlessly. He lies about the profound and the trivial. He lies to avoid guilt and invite glory. He lies when… Read more »

The truth shall set you free…unless you can blame the media for reporting the truth

Today the President Trump has condemned:Washington PostFBINSACNNMSNBCHillaryNY TimesObama He has not condemned:RUSSIA — Impeach Donald Trump (@Impeach_D_Trump) February 16, 2017 As much as I’ve tried to stay abreast of the… Read more »

Nonviolent resistance: Back to the future

57 years ago today, four students helped launch a nonviolent resistance movement. #BlackHistoryMonth #TheResistance https://t.co/0Aoj5CF0cg pic.twitter.com/UVAUqq03pX — The Baxter Bean (@TheBaxterBean) February 1, 2017 If you believe, as I do,… Read more »

“If Jesus came back and saw what was being done in his name, he’d never stop throwing up”

We're strongest when we embrace tolerance, inclusion, and justice. When we live up to our values and support those who need our help most. https://t.co/nHP4w8tgRP — Rep. Keith Ellison (@keithellison)… Read more »