Free Speech | The consequences of censorship are worse than the risks of free speech
by Janie B. Cheaney
Posted 5/27/16, 01:00 am
Here’s a thought experiment. Which of the following statements would have the most powerful effect if spoken out loud?
“Ready, aim, fire!”
“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal. …”
“Your nose looks like a potato.”
“This action is about a great deal more than just bathrooms. This is about the dignity and respect we accord our fellow citizens. …”