The Culture of Censorship
On Episode 8 of Stand and Deliver: Pat and Bob discuss a huge revelation in the fight for medical freedom: Dr. Francis Collins, the former Director of the National Institute of Health, was behind the removal of the Great Barrington Declaration. The man in charge of so much of the nation’s science decided to cancel science—that he didn’t agree with. This type of censorship sends major signals to ordinary Americans that if their point of view is not shared by those in power, it will be suppressed and canceled.Read more
Free Speech As "Domestic Terrorism" Could Be Codified Into Law
Parents designated as domestic terrorists for arguing with school boards may soon be codified in American law. The designation came after the US Department of Justice prompted and received a letter from the National School Boards Association complaining of parents’ behavior at board meetings. Now, a bill in the Judiciary Committee would cement the language as law.Read more
Airline Passenger Stands Up for Free Speech!
In this week's podcast, Bob and I found some new pronouns for ourselves, to coincide with our new identities of the day, since that's apparently how this is supposed to work. Bob identified as "Your Awesomeness" and I decided that on this day I would be "Graybeard."
Yes, this is exactly insane as it sounds, but in the World of Woke, personal pronouns must be accepted, whatever they may be.Read more
Pronouns vs. Free Speech
In this week's Stand and Deliver podcast, Patrick and Bob discuss the new “Pronoun Passports” being adopted in schools around the country, forcing and compelling students and teachers to use the “pronouns of choice” for people who have alternate identities.Read more
The Twisted Crushing of Free Speech in Canada
On episode 4 of Stand and Deliver, Patrick and Bob analyze the lessons learned from the Canadian Freedom Convoy and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s heavy-handed stifling of their protest. Trudeau imposed Canadian Martial Law in crushing the truckers’ revolt against vaccine mandates and other pandemic-related restrictions, before eventually ending his use of the “Emergencies Act” under threat of legal action.Read more
Oh Canada. Tyranny has entered your house!
The biggest story on the north American continent is taking place in Canada and yet it is censured to death in the U.S. Prime Minister Trudeau has enacted sweeping martial law policies to crush the protest and the protestors, effectively declaring himself dictator. Thus, the largest battle over Free Speech (the right to peaceably protest) is taking place right before our eyes.Read more
The Slippery Slope Just Got Slipperier
On Episode 2 of Stand & Deliver, Patrick Wood and Bob Frantz discuss the cancellation of conservative commentator Michelle Malkin by the Airbnb corporation.
Suddenly the slippery slope has just gotten slipperier as businesses of public accommodation are now discriminating against people based on political ideology.Read more
Introducing Stand & Deliver
We are excited to tell you that our new weekly podcast is up and running with the first episode ready for listening. New episodes will be released every week on Friday.
Each episode will run for 30 minutes and will be co-hosted by CFFS Director Patrick Wood and our National Communications Director Bob Frantz.
Episodes may feature guests or key stories in the media relating to Free Speech or the First Amendment. As always, we will keep you up to date about what's new at Citizens for Free Speech.Read more
Propaganda: Breaking The Chains Of 'Mass Formation'
This pivotal article highlights the four necessary criteria for "mass formation" to take place, what it looks like, what the outcomes are and most importantly, what can be done about it. Controlling the global narrative through propaganda is a key part as it intentionally crushes free speech with lies and deceit. The only antidote is more speech and transparency at all levels, which is key to the CFFS mission. - CFFS EditorRead more
Propaganda In The Era Of COVID Mania
America is awash with harmful and dangerous propaganda, but few people understand what it is, how it works and what can be done to overcome it. This article examines the nature, structure and intent of propaganda so readers can increase awareness and discernment.Read more