The Silencing: How the Left is Killing Free Speech

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Simon and Schuster, May 11, 2015 - Political Science - 304 pages
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Lifelong liberal Kirsten Powers blasts the Left's forced march towards conformity in an exposť of the illiberal war on free speech. No longer champions of tolerance and free speech, the "illiberal Left" now viciously attacks and silences anyone with alternative points of view. Powers asks, "What ever happened to free speech in America?"
 

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The author is a liberal and she works for Fox News. She says she's kept in balance any time she tries to spin something in her reports. She gives a lot of examples, (a whole book full), of the ... Read full review

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I wish that I could afford to buy everyone a copy of this book. It is a sharp and penetrating analysis, with full documentation of a political movement in the USA that has been around from the ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
TWO Delegitimizing Dissent
THREE Illiberal Intolerance and Intimidation
Shutting Down Debate
Free Speech for Me but Not for Thee
SIX The War on Fox News
SEVEN Muddy Media Waters
EIGHT Illiberal Feminist Thought Police
NINE Feminists against Facts Fairness and the Rule of
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