Critical Race Theory Is About To Face Its Day In Court

Critical Race Theory Is About To Face A Major Real-world Test: A Spate Of Lawsuits Alleging That It Encourages Discrimination And Other Illegal Policies Targeting Whites, Males And Christians. The Lawsuits Name Specific Policies And Practices That Allegedly Discriminate, Harass, Blame And Humiliate People Based On Their Race. The Common Thread Of These Legal Challenges Is The Inescapable Logic That Making Accommodations For Critical Race Theory Will Erode The Nation’s Anti-discrimination Law As It Has Developed Since The 1960s.

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Hagerty Introduces Bill to Combat Big Tech Censorship

United States Senator Bill Hagerty (R-TN) Has Introduced The 21st Century Foundation For The Right To Express And Engage In Speech Act. The Act puts The American People, Rather Than Big Tech Corporations, In Charge Of What They Say Or Hear In Today’s Public Square.

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Law Safeguarding Church Services During Pandemic Advances

Tennessee House Republicans Passed Legislation Further Protecting Tennesseans’ First Amendment Right To Hold Religious Services During A State Of Emergency.

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U.S. Supreme Court Overturns California’s Restrictions On In-Home Religious Activities

The U.S. Supreme Court Ruled Late Friday That California’s COVID-19 Restrictions On In-Home Religious Gatherings, Limiting Worship To Families From A Maximum Of Three Households, Could Not Continue.

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For The People Act Is A Brazen Assault On State Authority And Free Speech

H.R. 1 would implode the rights of states in administering their own elections. This is in response, of course, to the hundreds of election-related lawsuits filed in the wake of ballot irregularities and various kinds of legislation making their way through state capitols to push back against some uncertainty about the November 2020 elections. But there is also an aspect of H.R. 1 that has not been much discussed, and that’s the silencing of speech. Even the American Civil Liberties Union, itself a long-established organization that is normally aligned with the authors of H.R. 1, has said that language contained the bill assaults the First Amendment.

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Tennessee Parole Officer Fired for Criticism of Covid and Liberal Justice Reform

My Name Is Jack Burke. In September 2020, I Was Fired From My Position With The State Of Tennessee After Years Of Exemplary Service. I Had Served The State As A Parole Officer For Several Years After Returning To Criminal Justice After 8 Years Of Service As A Deputy Sheriff. In 2020, I Spoke To A State Representative Here In Tennessee Regarding Very Liberal Reform Measures Taking Place In The Name Of Covid. As A Private Citizen, I Engaged This Representative In A Conversation And Posted My Concerns On Social Media. Two Days Following Our Conversation, I Was Called Into The Office, Stripped Of My Duty Weapon And Equipment And Paraded Around The Office As A Criminal. This Is My Story…

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‘For The People’ Act Threatens Donor Privacy And Free Speech

H.R. 1 Would Sow Discord Among The Population While Serving To Entrench Those Currently In Power By Stifling Free Expression. There Are Many Ways To Heal The Divisions In Our Society. H.R. 1 Would Accomplish The Exact Opposite, Treating Political Activism As A Dirty Endeavor While Painting A Bright Red Target On The Backs Of Those Who Do Partake. Neither Party Is Innocent In Sowing Rancor And Discord. And Both Can And Must Do Better By Uniformly Rejecting H.R. 1and Moving To Mend The Bitter Divide.

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Tennessee Principal Sues Shelby County Schools For Violating First Amendment Rights

A Memphis-Area High School Principal Has Filed Suit Against Shelby County Schools For Violating First Amendment Rights After He Was Suspended For Telling Students Social Media & Technology Companies Pose A Threat To Free Speech.

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Why Communication, Not Cancel Culture & Censorship, Is The American Way

We Are In The Midst of A Crisis Of Civic Trust, And Our First Order Of Business Must Be to Squelch The Urge To “Cancel” Our Fellow Americans Who Have Different Views. Instead, We Must Engage With Them In The Public Discourse Necessary To Save Our Nation. In a word, it is critically important that we allow the expression and exchange of ideas to play out freely. This is not only how liberty is preserved but also how people learn to refine and broaden their views. It is how we live and govern together and build a healthy and vibrant political community.

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