Ignores How FAU is Imposing an Unconstitutional Prior Restraint on Its Faculty Editor’s Note: As we have noted (e.g. here, here, and here), the Palm Beach Post and South Florida Sun-Sentinel’s TracyvFAU coverage suggests how their editorial boards live in a parallel universe when it comes to accurately reporting on such a significant First Amendment case. … Continue reading Palm Beach Post ‘Spins’ TracyvFAU Appeal
“Nobody Likes Tracy” What Might Have Coverage Looked Like? A source close to MemoryHoleBlog has informed us they contacted Palm Beach Post courts reporter Jane Musgrave via telephone following the December 2017 trial of TracyvFAU wherein FAU Professor James Tracy sued his former employer for civil rights violations. This individual asked the reporter why the Post‘s … Continue reading Palm Beach Post Court Reporter Admits to Bias in TracyvFAU Coverage
By Louis Leo IV and James Fetzer Attorney Louis Leo IV discusses James Tracy’s pending civil rights lawsuit against Florida Atlantic University with University of Minnesota Professor James Fetzer on GCN’s The Power Hour, Monday, April 23, 2018. Leo is the lead attorney representing Tracy in the federal civil rights lawsuit against the South Florida-based … Continue reading TracyvFAU: “A Very Dangerous Precedent”
What Would Fair and Balanced Journalism Have Looked Like? By James F. Tracy The Palm Beach Post and South Florida Sun-Sentinel’s overall coverage of the December 2017 TracyvFAU trial looks as if it could have been written by the Defendant University’s “Department of Media Relations.” Post and Sun-Sentinel managements recognize how FAU’s multitude of advertising … Continue reading Through Jaundiced Eyes: Palm Beach Post, Sun-Sentinel’s Hardcore Bias in TracyvFAU Coverage
The James Tracy Legal Defense Fund‘s activities have come to fruition in a very significant way. As may MHB readers already know, James Tracy v. FAU et al. was filed in United States District Court on April 25, 2016. The case has thus far been covered by an array of national media, including CBS, the … Continue reading TracyvFAU — Civil Rights Case Garners National Media Coverage
Less than one day after launching TracyvFAU documentary The Conspiracy Theorist Facebook abruptly withdrew MemoryHoleBlog’s posting privileges. The reason? A 30 month old post to the social media platform included the email of Sandy Hook Parent “Lenny Pozner” (AKA Reuben Vabner). In March 2016 MHB shared an article on its Facebook page written by Independent … Continue reading Facebook Temporarily Blocks MemoryHoleBlog Page
The Conspiracy Theorist: What Happened to James Tracy Could Happen to You goes behind the scenes of the most important First Amendment legal battle of our time: Professor James Tracy’s firing for his controversial online speech.