#freespeech   #microaggression   #hypersensitivity   #crymeariver   #suckitupandriveon   #triggerwarning   #wearahelmet  

College students are increasingly demanding protection from words and ideas they don’t like. Here’s why that’s disastrous for education.

The censors of today echo the puritanical censors of the past with no self awareness whatsoever.


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"…the idea of having lots of armed citizens everywhere makes sense. When you face a diffuse, widely-distributed threat, you need a diffuse, widely-distributed defense."

#molonlabe   #gunfreezones  

The morning after a deadly attack on two military centers in Chattanooga, residents in Hiram are standing watch outside the local recruiting office with their personal firearms. It is their unique way of honoring the fallen Marines and they said to protect the lives of those who serve in the …

#gunfreezone   #molonlabe   #guncontrol   #islamicterrorism  

A gunman killed at least four marines Thursday afternoon in Tennessee when he unloaded a rain of gunfire into two military facilities, but the irony of a sign on one of the doors riddled with gunfire hasn’t gone unnoticed. On one of the doors — riddled with bullet…

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Kathryn Steinle had just sent her mother a quintessential San Francisco picture — a photo of her, her father and a family friend on the scenic waterfront of the Embarcadero. […] five minutes later, with her father’s arm around her shoulder, the 32-year-old Pleasanton native suddenly collapsed on Pier 14 just south of the Ferry Building. Police detained a suspect shortly after the killing, which appeared to be random, said Officer Grace Gatpan…