FREE SPEECH FUNDThe latest Plebity Free Speech Fund recipients are two Oregon educators, Rachel Damiano and Katie Medart. Rachel, Assistant Principal, and Katie, 7th-grade science teacher, were fired from North Middle School in July after they founded I Resolve, an organization promoting policies that counter the advance of gender identity ideology in schools. Rachel and Katie lost their jobs as a result of their lawful expression, making them eligible for our Free Speech Fund, which fights back against cancel culture by supporting those who fall prey to it’s career destroying tactics.
PODCASTSasha is joined by psychotherapist and writer Stella O'Malley to discuss her new organization for parents of gender-questioning kids, Genspect. They talk about the gender medicine industry, the nightmare situation many parents find themselves in when they bring their child to a gender therapist for help, the motives of the doctors and other professionals who push this experimental craze, and much more.
Stella O’Malley: the Plight of Parents with Gender Dysphoric Children
ARTICLEWitch hunts in various forms are one of those recurring themes of human history. One variation, known as McCarthyism, has returned recently, at least in the lexicon. The word McCarthyism has been thrown around a lot lately. Like ‘fascist’ or ‘marxist,’ it is a part of the word arsenal deployed in our current culture wars.
McCarthyism, Political Courage and High Noon
PODCASTNadine Strossen, former president of the ACLU, joins Sasha to discuss a range of issues that revolve around freedom of expression including cancel culture, at-will employment laws, pornography, and the importance of speaking out to defend those who are under attack for exercising their freedom of expression.
Nadine Strossen on the Importance of Consistent Principled Support of Free Speech
PODCASTThis is the second half of Sasha and Nesim's conversation with Arty Morty. They get into a discussion of class, race, feminism, American foreign policy, our favorite TV shows, and much more.
The Underground Exclusive Episode 3: Arty Morty Part 2
PODCASTThis episode Sasha and Nesim are joined by Arty Morty for a conversation about whether the entrenchment of identity is good or bad for minority groups, what they think of media representation of their own identities, what certain activists don't understand about human behavior, and much more.
This is part one of their two hour long conversation.
The Underground Episode 3: Arty Morty on the Social Woes of Wokeness
ARTICLERecently, Oklahoma University contributed their own stark example of how the core values of free speech and critical thinking are being misunderstood and misapplied in the spheres of what we call ‘higher education’.
Hey English Instructors – ‘Take a History Class and Learn about Free Speech’
PODCASTIn this episode Sasha and M.K make a special announcement and look back over some of our favorite past episodes of Identity Crisis.
Identity Crisis Episode 23: The End of the Beginning
ARTICLEWhen you’ve branded every dissenting voice–no matter how mild, with the harshest possible labels, what vocabulary do you have available to point out the actual wolf when it comes out of the forest?
Hyperbole on the Loose! The Left Cries Wolf and is Unprepared to Recognize the Real Thing
Raquel Rosario Sánchez, a feminist writer, campaigner and researcher, is the most recent recipient of the Plebity Free Speech Fund.
ARTICLEWe are proud to support Raquel with a grant from the Free Speech Fund, and we are always accepting applications from anyone who needs material support after being punished for their speech or subject to a hostile work environment due to their speech or beliefs.