fighting words

Video games are ruining our children! A look at an amicus brief supporting CA violent video game law

By |2019-03-13T18:18:09-04:00June 27th, 2009|Blog|

Spilling a little red type.  GamePolitics does quick work on an amicus brief filed by the Eagle Forum (“leading the pro-family movement since 1972”) supporting California’s video game law by highlighting the most problematic claims of the brief. As GamePolitics writes, “In the amicus brief, the Eagle Forum lays an array of societal problems at the feet of violent video [...]

Tasers and Hate Speech Codes; Silencing is Not Speech

By |2019-03-15T16:27:47-04:00June 12th, 2009|Blog|

It started with an invitation and ended with pepper spray and Tasers. This past April, the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill chapter of Youth for Western Civilization, a student group dedicated to the survival of Western civilization, invited former Colorado state congressman Tom Tancredo to come offer his opinions on tuition assistance for undocumented immigrant students. Tancredo, honorary chair of [...]