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October 18, 2012: The Limits of Free Speech

Posted By Ryan Young On October 18, 2012 @ 1:31 pm In All Episodes | Comments Disabled

Free speech is a core value in any free society. But what are its limits? Senior Attorney Hans Bader [1] discusses a UN resolution to ban anti-religious speech and a court case involving a professor who sent anti-immigration emails. The best remedy for hateful speech, he argues [2], is not to silence it with laws and courts. It is to rebut it with speech of one’s own.


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[1] Hans Bader: http://cei.org/expert/hans-bader

[2] argues: http://cei.org/op-eds-articles/letter-editor-limits-free-speech

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