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CFFS Issues Call to Action: National Town Hall Meeting to Combat Censorship

Citizens needed to target censorship, suppression, propaganda, manipulation of information

Mesa, AZ – With the liberties of American citizens continually being subjected to harsh restrictions by the federal government, in partnership with the administrators of the largest social media platforms in the world, Citizens for Free Speech (CFFS) is issuing an emergency call to action. All concerned citizens are encouraged to watch and participate in a National Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, September 23 at 8:00 PM Eastern, 5:00 PM Pacific time.

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CFFS Backs State Laws Banning Vaccine Mandates by Local Jurisdictions

Ohio introduces legislation to ban vaccine mandates as largest state university issues order

More than 60,000 students, staff and faculty at one of the nation’s largest academic institutions will not be permitted on campus this fall unless they can provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19, yet over 100,000 fans will be invited into the university’s massive football stadium each week under no such restrictions.

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CFFS Condemns White House Collusion with Big Tech; Government Text Surveillance

WH Spokesperson admitted to administration flagging Facebook posts opposing vaxx narrative

Mesa, AZ – The Biden administration on Thursday admitted to conspiring and colluding with social media giant Facebook to monitor, surveil, and when necessary suppress posts on the platform that the administration considers to be “disinformation” regarding the Wuhan Coronavirus, the rapidly spreading Delta variant, and the government’s attempt to coerce Americans into receiving the experimental Covid-19 vaccine.

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CFFS Lauds Jordan-led Campus Free Speech Caucus in defense of ‘canceled’ students

Ohio congressman partners with Young America’s Foundation in battling censorship on campus

Mesa, AZ – Decades of censorship of dissenting voices on far-left college campuses have forced millions of students into silence on matters of political ideology and American culture, and one high-ranking member of Congress is doing something about it.

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CFFS Launches Free Speech Reviews in Support of Mask-Free Businesses

First Amendment defenders provide directory of businesses opposed to mask tyranny

Mesa, AZ – Citizens for Free Speech (CFFS), a national leader in opposing restrictive face-mask mandates since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic in early 2020, has launched a new initiative aimed at supporting local businesses across the country that have defied unconstitutional government orders to require face coverings for customers and employees. The First Amendment advocacy group would like patriots in every state to fill their new national directory with the names of businesses willing to be identified as “Face-Friendly”, and supportive of the rights of patrons to ditch their restrictive face masks and breathe the clean air of freedom.

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CFFS Backs Corporations' Rights to Limit Politcal Speech in Workplace

Software, cryptocurrency companies among latest to limit ‘woke’ speech that limits productivity

Mesa, AZ – When Basecamp CEO Jason Fried announced to his company’s 60 employees on April 26 that political speech and debate would no longer be permitted on the company’s internal work communications system, he rightly expected some blowback. Modern technology companies are liberally staffed with progressive-minded millennials who have grown up believing in their inherent right to have their opinions recognized and respected, and Fried’s project management software company was no different. What he may not have expected, however, was a mass exodus of disillusioned employees who didn’t know how to process the fact that someone didn’t want to hear every political thought they had to say.

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CFFS Condemns Cancel Culture after Law Professor Resigns over Compelled Speech

Mesa, AZ – Georgetown law professor David Batson sat in his chair and said nothing as his university colleague analyzed the performance of her students and lamented the lower ranking of some of her African-American students. As it turns out, remaining silent was his fatal mistake.

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CFFS Supports High School Principal Suspended for Promoting Free Speech to Students

Barton Thorne wanted his students to be aware of the prospect of losing their right to speak and be heard in the era of “cancel culture”, and his high school immediately illustrated his point—by canceling him.

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CFFS Backs Tennessee Bill Outlawing Businesses from Requiring Masks, Tests, Vaccines

Mesa, AZ – Unconstitutional requirements for consumers to wear face masks in privately-owned businesses that serve the public may be a thing of the past in Tennessee, if state legislators approve a newly introduced bill in the state house. Citizens for Free Speech (CFFS), a nationwide non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the First Amendment, hailed the legislation as being an enormous step toward restoring the constitutional rights of citizens in all states.

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CFFS Applauds FL Governor for Moving Against Big Tech Censorship

Mesa, AZ – After several congressional hearings over discriminatory censorship practices in social media produced little to no meaningful changes, Governor Ron DeSantis has made Florida the first state to propose real accountability for Big Tech’s politically-driven suppression of speech. Patrick Wood, Executive Director and founder of Citizens for Free Speech (CFFS) and a staunch critic of Silicon Valley’s ongoing assault on the First Amendment rights of millions of American Citizens, cheered the aggressive move by the Florida governor.

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