free speech

City of McAllen Censors Cruz Supporter

City of McAllen Censors Cruz Supporter

Amid the flood of “Beto” signs that have overtaken several Texas cities, many of Senator Ted Cruz’s supporters have used their own yard signs to make their values known—if petty bureaucrats don’t stop them. One McAllen resident is learning just how low some local...
McKinney Scraps Electioneering Restrictions

McKinney Scraps Electioneering Restrictions

Free speech advocates are declaring victory in McKinney, for now. Just weeks after a state judge blocked enforcement of the city’s new restrictions on political free speech, McKinney City Council voted tonight to repeal sections of its electioneering ordinance that...
SMU Students Fought for Free Speech, And Won

SMU Students Fought for Free Speech, And Won

College students last semester fought for free speech on their college campus and won, defeating draconian censorship rules imposed by university administrators. One summer morning in 2017, the students of Southern Methodist University awakened to find themselves...
Students Sue Administration at Lone Star College

Students Sue Administration at Lone Star College

Last year, David Shepherd, a student at Lone Star College-CyFair in Cypress, set out to start a local chapter of Young Conservatives of Texas, a statewide non-partisan conservative youth organization, only to be blocked from doing so by his college’s administration....