Cracked: How Casual Racism Ruined ‘Free Speech’ Forever
As much as the words “freedom of speech” and “first amendment” get thrown around on the Internet, the concept itself never gets talked about. In fact, I can’t remember the last time anyone brought up free speech because they actually wanted to talk about free speech — seems like people bring it up only when they want to scream some s***ty thing as loud as they can and don’t want anyone to get mad. I’m going to talk mainly about the Confederate Flag debate here, but I’m increasingly worried that this applies to every discussion involving free speech for as long as I’ve been alive.
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