Free Speech and Shutting Down the Vaccine Debate

There’s a coordinated effort right now to shut down debate online in regard to vaccines. In the past several weeks, major tech companies, including Google and Amazon and Facebook, which comprises a very massive portion of what you would call the modern public square… So communication is all online now, so the public square has […]

Russia and U.S. Take Action to Bar Free Speech to Curb “Vaccine Hesitancy”

Russia and U.S. Take Action to Bar Free Speech to Curb “Vaccine Hesitancy”

Russia’s Ministry of Health is proposing legislation that would block public discussions about vaccines that could be perceived as discouraging people from getting vaccinated. According to RT: The draft legislation envisages punishment for those violating the ban, although the nature of the punitive measures is yet unknown. The ministry’s initiative has already received support from […]