- September 22, 2012 - 11:16
John Stuart Mill proved long ago that the benefit of freedom of the press is that it assures the continuing growth and relevance of our most cherished institutions: “The peculiar evil of silencing the expression of an opinion is that it is robbing [us.] ... If the opinion is right, [we] are deprived of the opportunity of exchanging error for truth: if wrong, [we] lose, what is almost as great a benefit, the clearer perception and livelier impression of truth, produced by its collision with error.”
- September 21, 2012 - 17:40
Anyone who reacts violently to a movie they find offensive is sick in the head. And those who blame the movie maker for the violence is even more so.
- September 21, 2012 - 11:50
Better put your tinfoil hat back on Steve. The NSA's mind-control, cosmic ray generating, secret satellite is coming back overhead.
- September 21, 2012 - 10:16
Should freedom of speech extend to fundemntalit evangelical organizations who calibrate there actions to incite fundemntalit Muslim groups in order to gain political advantage in the United States from the response, with an ultimate goal being racial holy war?