August 1, 2017
By Olivia Grady
How serious are the free speech violations on college campuses today? That’s what a recent Congressional hearing was designed to discuss.
On July 27, 2017, two Subcommittees (the Subcommittee on Intergovernmental Affairs and the Subcommittee on Health Car...
December 29, 2016
Matt Patterson, President of 1st Amendment First, was published in The American Spectator on December 29, 2016, about the lack of free speech on college campuses:
The great dictators of the world have long understood the essential link between thought and language.
September 7, 2016
Matt Patterson, Founder and President of 1st Amendment First, had an article published in American Thinker on September 5, 2016, about how liberals ignore economics, human nature, and history:
It’s easy to be an American liberal. All that is required are hypocrisy...
August 10, 2016
What happened to the First Amendment at Emory?
A recent campus protest over free speech occurred at Emory University, a private institution outside of Atlanta, Georgia. Emory has a reputation for strong academics, ranking 21 under national universities in the latest...
August 4, 2016
Social media has transformed the art of communication and exploded the reach of speech.
Some thought it would make communication -- not only easier and faster -- but also freer. Sadly that is not always the case. Freedom of speech is being quashed by online...
June 3, 2016
On June 1, 2016, 1st Amendment First’s founder and president, Matt Patterson, was published in The Washington Times.
In his piece, Mr. Patterson conveys the power of words: “The right words in the right order can land you that dream job. Can destroy or save a reputat...
May 25, 2016
Galileo Galilei at his trial
A fear of “others,” — other races, nationalities, or religions — is widely believed to be the reason for today’s popular uprising.
But, more dangerous than the fear of other people, is the fear of other ideas.
It’s normal to feel...
Life at College Today: Parties and Protests Against Free Speech
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1AF in American Thinker
Campus Cry Babies: Part 1
Words Are Magic
(Don’t Fear) The Speaker
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