Clint Watts, a dubious counterterror "expert," is lobbying the U.S. government to use media censorship as a remedy to Russian interference.
The constitutional law expert and Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer discuss freedom of expression and the history of First Amendment rights.
Free press advocates say rule changes are a "massive handout" to the right-wing Sinclair Broadcast Group that would have far-reaching, negative impacts nationwide.
U.S. history has produced some memorable words over the years. Can you identify the speakers in these classic clips?
A rally held by right-wing activists in the Bay Area on Sunday was peaceful, if tense, until black-clad protesters showed up. (Updated)
The killing in Charlottesville, Va., has spurred leaders in Northern California to get ahead of potential problems at upcoming protests.
Pretexts and posturing run throughout the public discourse, dominated by partisan apparatchiks around both Trump and the Democrats.
Truthdig correspondent Michael Nigro is on the ground to document the rally and counterprotest.
In wake of violence at white supremacist rally in Virginia, the rights group revises its policy for protesters who carry weapons.
The website-hosting company DreamHost is challenging the Justice Department's search warrant in court.