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...  They're indeed after you.  And of what horrible crime are you accused?  Simply exercising your First Amendment freedom of political speech.  Specifically, a partisan prosecutor has ...
By: Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, 06 October 2016 07:55
It's one thing to watch liberals euphemize "Islamic terrorism" into a vacuous, politically correct word salad. It's quite another to hear them blame free expression for Islamists' actions. And ...
By: David Harsanyi
Friday, 23 September 2016 07:46
33. Obama's Mosque Speech Was a Dangerous Fantasy
(The Issues/State of Affairs)
... of thing. Americans are free to practice their faith in any way they choose. But I'm not sure why all of us should feel obligated to celebrate this kind of narrow-mindedness. You will remember how offended ...
By: David Harsanyi
Friday, 05 February 2016 00:03
...  Should surrendering such information be a condition for simply exercising your First Amendment freedoms of speech and private association?  Are you in turn comfortable with neighbors, coworkers ...
By: Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, 13 August 2015 15:02
Seeks Intervenor-Defendant Status in Chris Van Hollen v. Federal Election Commission ALEXANDRIA, VA – Expanding on its extensive litigation history defending free speech and association rights ...
By: CFIF Staff
Friday, 17 June 2011 08:10
36. Happy Anniversary to Citizens United
(The Issues/Campaign Finance)
... inherent right of free expression. It was one of the greatest free speech decisions in American history. The case of Citizens United revolved around state efforts to ban a conservative nonprofit group ...
By: David Harsanyi
Friday, 24 January 2020 00:58
37. Congress Must Pass Donor Privacy Legislation
(The Issues/State of Affairs)
... "Preventing IRS Abuse and Protecting Free Speech Act," and the same legislation was introduced on the Senate side by conservative Tim Scott (R - South Carolina).  The bill would permanently ...
By: Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, 27 September 2018 06:19
38. Facebook Shouldn't Be Political Speech Police
(The Issues/Technology & Telecom)
... out of respect for free expression and faith that a controversial ad will receive intense scrutiny in today's media world. "In mature democracies with a free press, political speech is already arguably ...
By: Byron York
Wednesday, 23 October 2019 00:32
...  People like Ossoff who support regulation of free speech advocate laws compelling nonprofit groups to disclose personal information about their donors.  They repeat the superficially alluring rationale ...
By: Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, 22 June 2017 09:10
The Center for Individual Freedom ("CFIF") this week joined a coalition of nearly 50 organizations and activists on a letter to the United State Senate urging repeal of all ObamaCare taxes.  ...
By: CFIF Staff
Wednesday, 14 June 2017 11:22
41. YouTube Banned Me, But Not the Hate Imams
(The Issues/Media Issues)
... still can't competently distinguish terrorist hate speech from political free speech. Islamic hate preachers such as Ahmad Musa Jibril, whose bloodthirsty rants against non-Muslims reportedly inspired ...
By: Michelle Malkin
Wednesday, 07 June 2017 14:54
Watching President Barack Obama's soaring 2008 Democratic National Convention speech in Denver, I never imagined the kind of turmoil his presidency would incite. Almost everything has changed in the subsequent ...
By: David Harsanyi
Friday, 13 January 2017 00:08
43. Words Versus Deeds
(The Issues/State of Affairs)
... of American Constitutional government, on which Americans' own freedom depends. She has already said that she will appoint Supreme Court justices who will specifically overturn a recent Supreme Court decision, ...
By: Thomas Sowell
Tuesday, 11 October 2016 15:23
44. CFIF Scores Victory in Campaign Finance Case
(The Issues/CFIF's Legal Activities)
On January 21, 2016, a three-judge panel on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit unanimously ruled in favor of the Center for Individual Freedom (“CFIF”) in Van Hollen v. FEC, a ...
By: Jeff Mazzella
Tuesday, 02 February 2016 16:40
45. CFIF Scores Victory in Campaign Finance Case
(Press Room/Press Releases)
On January 21, 2016, a three-judge panel on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit unanimously ruled in favor of the Center for Individual Freedom (“CFIF”) in Van Hollen v. FEC, a campaign ...
By: Jeff Mazzella
Monday, 01 February 2016 16:00
46. A First Amendment Reckoning for Teachers Unions
(The Issues/Constitution & Legal)
If the First Amendment’s guarantee of freedom of association means anything at all, it should mean the freedom not to associate. If we respect freedom of speech, Americans should reject any compulsion ...
By: Ben Boychuk
Thursday, 14 January 2016 12:57
47. Events Refute "Money Corrupts Politics" Myth
(The Issues/Campaign Finance)
... shall make no law ... abridging the freedom of speech."  For years before and since that statute was signed into law by President George W. Bush, who inexcusably considered it unconstitutional ...
By: Timothy H. Lee
Wednesday, 04 November 2015 16:11
... the names and home addresses of its supporters.  It was a transparent tactic to menace and discourage NAACP supporters from freely participating in its cause.  A unanimous U.S. Supreme Court, ...
By: Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, 10 April 2014 14:45
The Center for Individual Freedom (“CFIF”), together with American Commitment and American Encore, Inc., this week submitted exhaustive public comments in opposition to the IRS’ proposed ...
By: CFIF Staff
Thursday, 27 February 2014 16:11
The Obama Administration may abhor free speech, but it certainly delights in government-imposed speech.  Remember those silly “stimulus” construction site roadsigns from 2009 and 2010?  ...
By: Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, 17 May 2012 14:51
ALEXANDRIA, VA – In response to a lawsuit filed by the Center for Individual Freedom (“CFIF”), a federal district judge this week ruled that significant portions of West Virginia’s ...
By: CFIF Staff
Thursday, 21 July 2011 10:54
Why is it that overly-unionized state economies like Michigan's stagger, whereas states like Florida that are freer from Big Labor's stifling hand flourish?  Why do heavily-unionized companies like ...
By: CFIF Staff
Wednesday, 29 October 2008 03:27
... Among other interesting findings, it highlighted a disturbing reluctance to engage in the most basic First Amendment right of free expression:  Polarization has made it increasingly difficult for ...
By: Timothy H. Lee
Wednesday, 17 October 2018 20:05
In an open letter organized by the Center for Individual Freedom and sent today to the U.S. Senate, a prominent coalition of national conservative and free-market organizations urged opposition to an amendment ...
By: CFIF Staff
Friday, 27 July 2018 17:28
55. Where Are We?
(The Issues/State of Affairs)
... changing, beginning with rebuilding our dangerously neglected and undermined military forces. The monstrosity of ObamaCare needs to be gotten rid of, not just cosmetically adjusted. Our fundamental freedoms ...
By: Thomas Sowell
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 00:03
56. The Tax-Shaming Trap
(The Issues/Taxes & Economy)
Hillary Clinton and the media are goading Donald Trump again into releasing his tax returns, suggesting he's unwilling to pay his "fair share." Sadly, even a few of Trump's fellow Republicans ...
By: Betsy McCaughey
Wednesday, 03 August 2016 00:09
... any longer — is freedom of speech. The First Amendment is passé. Pay attention to what’s happened at the University of Missouri. Students under the banner of Concerned Student 1950 ...
By: Ben Boychuk
Thursday, 12 November 2015 11:50
Vagueness of Illinois law and its discriminatory exemption for labor unions violates the First and Fourteenth Amendments ALEXANDRIA, VA — The Center for Individual Freedom (“CFIF”) ...
By: CFIF Staff
Wednesday, 14 July 2010 09:53
59. Where We Stand
... opposed BCRA and fought its provisions before the Supreme Court. The Center will continue to work in the legislative and legal arenas to protect and promote free political speech. EDUCATION Educating ...
By: CFIF Staff
Tuesday, 20 June 2006 15:36
60. The Left's Long War on Conservative Free Speech
(The Issues/State of Affairs)
... three decades, the far-left has waged continuous war on conservative free speech in every available space. They have organized militant boycott campaigns against the right's most effective advocates ...
By: Michelle Malkin
Wednesday, 29 August 2018 05:50