Attorney: If the Supreme Court Keeps Going This Way Free Speech will be Dead

John Whitehead, the head of The Rutherford Institute and author of A Government of Wolves: The Emerging American Police State, recently warned that things that people say may well be considered too “dangerous” by the current tyrannical supreme Court of the united States.

According to One News Now:

An organization fighting for individual rights says the Supreme Court’s refusal to hear a case involving students’ right to wear American flag T-shirts on Cinco de Mayo is an ominous sign.

Trending: Nearly 30 Million Acres Of US Farmland Now Owned By Foreigners

On Cinco de Mayo in 2010, three Oak Hill High School students in California were told by school officials they couldn’t wear patriotic T-shirts because Hispanic students might be offended. John Whitehead of The Rutherford Institute says the justices didn’t even give a reason for their refusal to hear the case.

take our poll - story continues below

Has Big Tech Gone Too Far Banning the President?(2)

  • Has Big Tech Gone Too Far Banning the President?  

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to Freedom Outpost updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

In Whitehead’s opinion, today’s Supreme Court isn’t a civil libertarian court – which he views as indicative of a dangerous trend.

Whitehead, who has practiced law for 40 years said, “As I’m looking at the court decisions across the country in the lower courts and the Supreme Court, pretty soon anything that might offend somebody – and you can put quotes around that word ‘might’ – is going to be taboo. So free speech, as we’ve known it, I think is almost dead if this court continues the way it’s going.”

“They uphold any action by public schools [and] basically any action by the government,” Whitehead added. “So … if you want civil liberties protections. you better get in the courts, you better fight – and the next time some of these judges come up for the Supreme Court, let’s get a judge on there who understands the Constitution.” 

Whitehead has filed a lawsuit on behalf of student against the school district and their parents (Dariano v. Morgan Hill).

John Whitehead was also involved in another famous First Amendment case regarding US Marine Brandon Raub. Raub’s civil rights were violated after he posted statements venting his frustration with the federal government on his Facebook page. Following being kidnapped and taken for psychiatric evaluation without charges against him, Raub sat down with Whitehead for an interview in which he stated, “I’m scared for my country.”

The fact that free speech is under assault in this country tells us that we have strayed from our founding and Marxists are, in fact, in high levels of government to control what we say and wear. And as a warning, the so-called “hate crimes” laws are nothing more than a means of trying to control how we think.

Don't forget to Like Freedom Outpost on Facebook and Twitter, and follow our friends at

Become an insider!

Sign up for the free Freedom Outpost email newsletter, and we'll make sure to keep you in the loop.

You Might Like
Previous False Friends of an Article V Convention Are Legalizing the Fed’s Usurpation of Power, Not Limiting It
Next The Rise of Killer Robots?

Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it please click the ∨ icon to the right of the comment, and report it as spam. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation. If you don't see a commenting section below, please disable your adblocker.

Sorry. No data so far.