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Do not be silent in the face of silencing

Do not be silent in the face of silencing

Today it is the silencing of Rabbi Asherov. Tomorrow it will be the silencing of things someone else believes in. Opinion.Rabbi Amichai Eliyahu, 09/02/2021 14:25
Dep. Attorney General Dina Zilber: Replace ads removed by Ra'anana mayor

Dep. Attorney General Dina Zilber: Replace ads removed by Ra'anana mayor

Dep. Attorney General Dina Zilber orders Ra'anana municipality to permit billboards with 'Father and Mother = Family.'Arutz Sheva staff, 09/03/2020 12:52
The new heretics

The new heretics

Beware of expressing your opinions- you may be the next one labeled a heretic. Ours is not the age of thought but the age of what to think.  Steve Apfel, 12/07/2019 20:38
Detention of PA activist who criticized Abbas extended

Detention of PA activist who criticized Abbas extended

PA court extends for four days the detention of Issa Amro, who was arrested after criticizing PA chairman.Elad Benari, 08/09/2017 02:07
Amnesty criticizes both PA and Hamas

Amnesty criticizes both PA and Hamas

Amnesty International says both the Palestinian Authority and Hamas are guilty of restrictions of freedom of expression.Ben Ariel, 24/08/2017 05:36
Merkel submits to Erdogan on freedom of expression

Merkel submits to Erdogan on freedom of expression

Meotti talks to Henryk Broder, one of the most popular German writers, who thinks Germans behave like dhimmis. Giulio Meotti, 15/04/2016 11:50
Journalists: Unfair to close down Arab media

Journalists: Unfair to close down Arab media

Dozens of journalists have signed a petition against the closure of media outlets connected to the Northern Islamic MovementYaakov Levi, 26/11/2015 13:03
Rouhani speaks out against arrests of journalists

Rouhani speaks out against arrests of journalists

Iran's president criticizes arrests of journalists, which he himself had promised to stop before election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/11/2015 05:44
Iran detains five journalists

Iran detains five journalists

Authorities in Iran detain five local journalists, at least two of which are known to have openly criticized the government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/11/2015 04:42
Rouhani Aide Defects, Reveals US Capitulation

Rouhani Aide Defects, Reveals US Capitulation

Close media aide to Iran’s President seeking political asylum in Switzerland after travelling there to cover nuclear talks.Ben Ariel, 29/03/2015 06:39
Europe Fines Turkey for Singer's Free Speech

Europe Fines Turkey for Singer's Free Speech

European Court of Human Rights symbolically fines Turkey for without trial fining a singer over speech complaining about lack of freedoms.Ari Yashar, 10/02/2015 23:07
Bennett Vows Tough Policy; Arab Students Walk Out

Bennett Vows Tough Policy; Arab Students Walk Out

Dozens of Arab students stormed out of an auditorium when Bennett outlined what Ayelet Shaked would do with the Public Security portfolio.Moshe Cohen, 08/02/2015 17:19
Police Arrest 'Extremists' For Anti-Pope Notices

Police Arrest 'Extremists' For Anti-Pope Notices

Freedom of expression lost in Jerusalem as two youths arrested for 'crime' of posting notices, distanced for 'disruptive intentions.'Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 23/05/2014 08:45
UN Chief: Rouhani Not Living Up to His Promises

UN Chief: Rouhani Not Living Up to His Promises

UN Secretary-General says that Iran's President has failed to fulfill his promises to allow greater freedom of expression.Elad Benari, 12/03/2014 05:44
Official Explains Ultra-Leftist Teacher Fiasco

Official Explains Ultra-Leftist Teacher Fiasco

Superintendent Zvika Peled recounts what really happened in the case; Ministry of Education publishes official response.Tova Dvorin, 28/01/2014 14:11
Iran Arrests 16 for Helping Anti-Gov't Websites

Iran Arrests 16 for Helping Anti-Gov't Websites

Iran's Revolutionary Guard arrests 16 accused of providing material to “anti-government websites”.Elad Benari, 05/12/2013 04:16
Yeshiva U Alumni: We’ll Block Carter's Entrance

Yeshiva U Alumni: We’ll Block Carter's Entrance

Alumni of Cardozo School of Law say they will physically prevent Jimmy Carter from receiving peace prize.Gil Ronen, 09/04/2013 09:06
Court Won't Block Google on Mohammed Video – Yet

Court Won't Block Google on Mohammed Video – Yet

Arab leaders want to prevent internet access to "Innocence of Muslims". Court refuses temporary injunction.Gil Ronen, 20/09/2012 16:58
Muslims to Court: Block Access to 'Innocence'

Muslims to Court: Block Access to 'Innocence'

Muslim MK, clerics tell court freedom of speech has its limits, "Innocence of Muslims" must be blocked.Gil Ronen, 19/09/2012 22:34
Court Permits ‘Support Israel/Defeat Jihad’ Ads

Court Permits ‘Support Israel/Defeat Jihad’ Ads

“Support Israel/Defeat Jihad” ads that label jihadists “savages” can remain on NY buses, despite Muslim objections, a US judge ruled. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 22/07/2012 16:14
Abbas Reverses Internet Censorship

Abbas Reverses Internet Censorship

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas reverses an order censoring news websites linked to one of his fiercest critics.Elad Benari, 06/05/2012 06:16
PA Minister Resigns Following Internet Restriction

PA Minister Resigns Following Internet Restriction

Palestinian Authority Minister of Communications, Mashour Abu Daqa, announced his resignation following the PA's censorship of websites. Rachel Hirshfeld, 30/04/2012 16:25
Abbas Blocks Websites that Criticize Him

Abbas Blocks Websites that Criticize Him

Arabs in the Palestinian Authority cannot access certain websites. PA Attorney General blamed.Gil Ronen, 24/04/2012 15:10
Journalism Review's Anti-Israel Lies Exposed

Journalism Review's Anti-Israel Lies Exposed

A CJR article tears apart an earlier piece that placed Israel high on list of countries that suppress journalists.Gil Ronen, 17/04/2012 15:15