Hate speech, outside the law, is speech that attacks a person or group on the
basis of attributes such as gender, ethnic origin, religion, race, disability, or
Debating the “Mighty Constitutional Opposites”. Debating Hate Speech Hate
speech is speech that offends, threatens, or insults groups, based on race, color,
May 7, 2015 ... I keep hearing about a supposed “hate speech” exception to the First
Amendment, or statements such as, “This isn't free speech, it's hate ...
But the arrest of an Ohio Klansman named Clarence Brandenburg on criminal syndicalism charges, based on a KKK speech
that recommended overthrowing the government, was overturned in a ruling that has protected radicals of all political persuasions ever since. Writing fo... More »
Regulation of Fighting Words and Hate Speech. The Issue: Does the First
Amendment limit the government's ability to regulate fighting words or hateful
Many universities, under pressure to respond to the concerns of those who are
the objects of hate, have adopted codes or policies prohibiting speech that ...
Hate speech is a communication that carries no meaning other than the
expression of hatred for some group, especially in circumstances in which the ...
Oct 30, 2015 ... Despite what many college students might believe, the 1st Amendment does
protect "hate speech."
It is also an educational tool that young people, their organisations and experts
can use to understand hate speech and develop counter speech and arguments.