The Left Intends To Destroy Free Speech

The Left Intends To Destroy Free Speech
By David Shankbone (Own work) [CC BY 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
When North Carolina recently enacted the Restore Campus Free Speech Act—affirming the right to individual expression on campuses statewide—conservatives everywhere breathed a sigh of relief. The silencing of conservative thought in academia has grown so deafening that the House Oversight Committee held a hearing solely dedicated to free speech at the end of July.

But while the “progressive” Left wages an overt war on free speech on college campuses, they’re quietly winning a covert war on conservative thought. Bolstered by the left-leaning mainstream media, the Left’s strategy can be boiled down into three steps.

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If you consume mainstream media as I do, you’ve probably heard the “Republicans are moving to the right” narrative. You’ll often read headlines like “Moderate Republicans are an Endangered Species” and “Republicans Most Conservative They’ve Been in 100 Years.” This is nothing more than political spin disguised as objective reporting.

A political party led by a former Democrat from New York City is synonymous with “white supremacy”? The White House promoting Ivankacare and a $1 trillion infrastructure plan is suddenly “right-wing”? Meanwhile, the party that gave 43.1% of their primary votes to a self-proclaimed socialist is “centrist,” right?

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 Source: Daily Caller
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