CFFS Defends Concerned Parents Against ‘Weaponization’ of the DOJ

AG orders FBI to investigate parents for ‘intimidation and harassment’ of school board members 

In response to a letter from the National School Boards Association to President Joe Biden complaining of the ‘intimidation, harassment, and threats of violence’ against school board members nationwide, Attorney General Merrick Garland has directed the FBI to investigate parents designated as potential “domestic terrorists”.  

Citizens for Free Speech (CFFS), a non-profit organization of First Amendment defenders, condemned the AG’s order in the strongest possible terms.

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CFFS Stands With Australian Citizens In Defense Of Free Speech

American First Amendment defenders turn eyes toward Orwellian ‘police-state’ in Australia

For most American citizens, the battle for free speech, assembly, worship, and all the protections afforded citizens in the First Amendment to the US constitution is the most important battle they will ever undertake. The right of the people to express themselves free of government restrictions—particularly when it’s the government upon which they are speaking—played a central role in the founding of this nation, and must play a similar role in its survival.

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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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