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Should free speech rights protect racist comments?

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Poll Results: 3,834 votes
39%
No.
 
35%
Yes.
 
27%
It depends.
 


Glenn Beck takes racism prime time




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Ed V.
Wednesday April 29, 2015, 10:22 AM


Please we need new poll questions

Barbara V.
Wednesday April 29, 2015, 7:44 AM


Please we need new poll questions

Magdalena J.
Wednesday April 15, 2015, 12:53 AM


Thank you!

M.N. J.
Sunday March 22, 2015, 11:58 PM


"Actually, I am a coward. I say only what is safe to say, and I criticise only what is permissable to criticise." -- Murong Xuecun

M.N. J.
Sunday March 22, 2015, 11:58 PM


"Ignorant free speech often works against the speaker. That is one of several reasons why it must be given rein instead of suppressed." -- Anna Quindlen

M.N. J.
Sunday March 22, 2015, 11:57 PM


"Most people do not really want others to have freedom of speech, they just want others to be given the freedom to say want they want to hear." -- Mokokoma Mokhonoana

M.N. J.
Sunday March 22, 2015, 11:56 PM


"Because if you don't stand up for the stuff you don't like, when they come for the stuff you do like, you've already lost." -- Neil Gaiman

M.N. J.
Sunday March 22, 2015, 11:56 PM


"You must stand for free speech in the streets." -- Mary Harris "Mother" Jones

M.N. J.
Sunday March 22, 2015, 11:55 PM


"It's always easy to get people to condemn threats to free speech when the speech being threatened is speech that they like. It's much more difficult to induce support for free speech rights when the speech being punished is speech they find repellent." -- Glenn Greenwald

M.N. J.
Sunday March 22, 2015, 11:54 PM


"You know, everybody believes in free speech until you start questioning them about it." -- Larry Flynt



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