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10 Feb 2022, 5:12 am by Eugene Volokh
The post Jacob Mchangama, "Free Speech: A History from Socrates to Social Media," and Milton's Curse appeared first on [read post]
10 Sep 2017, 9:05 am by Walter Olson
It’s a very old one, which again and again results in governments’ enshrining their particular version of orthodoxy as truth [Jacob Mchangama, Quillette] Tags: free speech, newspapers, publishers, social media Regulating “fake news” is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system [read post]
18 Jul 2016, 9:15 pm by Walter Olson
The European Union may bring member states before the European Court of Justice for protecting freedom of expression too vigorously, reports Jacob Mchangama. [read post]
1 Mar 2016, 10:48 am by Walter Olson
Denmark had allowed its old blasphemy law to fall into disuse, but now it’s reviving prosecutions by way of its ban on hate speech purportedly aimed at religious groups [Jacob Mchangama, Columbia U. [read post]
28 Nov 2011, 6:49 am by Walter Olson
” [Wendy Kaminer, Brendan O'Neill] Jacob Mchangama of Danish think tank CEPOS on blasphemy laws and Islam-critical speech [Nov. 4 FedSoc., PDF] Niall Ferguson to sue LRB scribe? [read post]
30 May 2022, 12:42 pm by Mark Movsesian
In Free Speech: A History from Socrates to Social Media, Jacob Mchangama maintains that a renewed commitment to free expression can help us through these perfervid times. [read post]
29 May 2017, 9:05 pm by Walter Olson
“There are about 10 to 20 [criminal libel] prosecutions each year throughout the country” [Eugene Volokh on criminal defamation complaint by Montana judge against election opponent who had accused him of misconduct] “Shutting down Fake News Could Move Us Closer to a Modern-Day ‘1984’” [Flemming Rose and Jacob Mchangama, Washington Post/Cato] Glad to be in America with our First Amendment: EU acts to adopt Europe-wide rules requiring social… [read post]
29 Jan 2018, 3:05 am by Walter Olson
Two new podcast series on free speech: “Make No Law,” from Ken White (Popehat) on Legal Talk Network; Clear and Present Danger: A History of Free Speech from Jacob Mchangama for FIRE and other groups; No, Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act does not require tech companies to provide a “neutral public forum. [read post]
15 Feb 2016, 10:09 am
: Emerging International Human Rights Norms Pertaining to Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Rosa Freedman & Jacob Mchangama, Expanding or Diluting Human Rights? [read post]
22 May 2019, 6:16 am by Irina Manta
Carter Journalism Institute with Nadine Strossen and Jacob Mchangama. [read post]
2 May 2019, 1:29 pm by Irina Manta
" with former ACLU president and current NYLS professor Nadine Strossen and Justitia founder Jacob Mchangama at the NYU Journalism Institute. [read post]
30 Jan 2021, 9:17 am by Victoria Gallegos
  Jen Patja Howell shared an episode of the Lawfare Podcast, in which Lawfare’s Quinta Jurecic, Evelyn Douek and Jacob Schulz discussed the FOB's first decisions: Jacob Mchangama examined the strict timelines for legally mandated content moderation and their effects on tech companies’ decisions. [read post]
24 Oct 2018, 3:05 am by Walter Olson
” [Conor Friedersdorf during Ford-Kavanaugh episode] “Fighting Words and Free Speech” [John Samples] “A New Podcast on Free Speech: Many Victories, Many Struggles” [same on Jacob Mchangama podcast series] “U.K. [read post]
29 Oct 2015, 9:05 pm by Walter Olson
., WSJ, paywall] In Denmark, courage of cartoon editors belatedly recognized, yet fear governs press [Jacob Mchangama, Politico Europe] Federal judge: First Amendment forbids Kentucky officials to shut down parenting column written by N.C. psychologist on grounds that it constitutes practice of psychology in Kentucky without a license [Caleb Trotter, Pacific Legal Foundation] “To Tweet or Not to Tweet: How FDA Social Media Guidelines Violate the First Amendment”… [read post]
15 May 2019, 2:58 am by Walter Olson
Pepper, with Justice Brett Kavanaugh joining four liberals, takes a little nick out of Illinois Brick doctrine limiting antitrust suits [my new Cato post] Ninth Circuit will soon hear case in which judge ordered Idaho prison system to provide inmate with transgender surgery; I’m quoted saying lower court decision amounted to battle of the experts [Amanda Peacher, NPR/KBSX; audio clip] “The Moral Panic Behind Internet Regulation” [Matthew Lesh, Quillette] “A Single Global… [read post]
12 Jul 2019, 2:58 am by Walter Olson
Tuccille, Reason] “In a world first, Facebook to give data on hate speech suspects to French courts” [Mathieu Rosemain, Reuters, Jacob Mchangama on Twitter] Michael Jackson fan clubs sue sex-abuse complainants “under a French law against the public denunciation of a dead person,” good example of why laws like that are a bad idea [AP/GlobalNews] Turkish “Academics for Peace” initiative of 2016: “Of the petition’s more than 2,000… [read post]
29 Jun 2018, 3:52 am by Walter Olson
” [Karol Markowicz on Brooklyn pol who’s bragged of pressuring venues to cancel GOP and NRA events] “Free Speech in International Perspective” symposium this month at Cato Unbound includes Jacob Mchangama, Anthony Leaker, Jeremy Waldron, Jonathan Rauch; “An opinion, however moronic or unfair, is absolutely protected [absent special circumstances not present here]…. [read post]
11 May 2012, 5:41 am by Walter Olson
“Union Uses NAFTA To Fight Alabama Immigration Law” [Sean Higgins, IBD] “UN hunger expert investigates Canada” [Hillel Neuer, National Post]“Everyone’s grievances can thus be transformed into human rights violations” [Jacob Mchangama and Aaron Rhodes, Freedom Rights Project, PDF] Admittedly, at a “lefty Quaker school in the Northeast”: “You know international law is getting some traction when your fourth-grader is being… [read post]
25 Jan 2022, 2:55 pm by Eugene Volokh
Yesterday we accepted an article by Jacob Mchangama (author of the forthcoming book Free Speech: A Global History from Socrates to Social Media) and Natalie Alkiviadou comparing South African "hate speech" law with European law. [read post]