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Freedom of Speech and Satire are necessary in any Society

 PEN American center has decided to present their PEN/Toni and James C. Goodale Free Expression Courage Award to Charlie Hebdo, the French magazine that was the target of a vile attack in January – when journalists were murdered in cold blood in the name of religion. 1,377 more words

Press freedom in Palestine is a disaster, but the internet offers Palestinian youth a space to find their voice

In a situation of conflict, under an occupying power and with the constant internal political struggles between Fatah and Hamas, it can often be difficult to know what media Palestinian youth can trust. 770 more words


Freedom of speech - censored

Everyone longs for their childhood. Freedom of speech is like a childhood privilege that ends when we grow up. We are no longer considered as innocent individuals with little knowledge that are cute when saying rude truths. 985 more words

Freedom Of Speech

free speech in the service of justice

Yesterday, Gene Ryan, president of the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP), Baltimore City Lodge No. 3, issued an open letter to Marilyn Mosby, Baltimore State Attorney, requesting the appointment of a special independent prosecutor to pursue the ongoing investigation into the death of Freddie Gray. 454 more words

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Freedom of speech, or is it?

What is freedom of speech? Well, according to our wonderful online gift, Wikipedia,

Freedom of Speech is the concept of the inherent human right to voice one’s opinion publicly without fear of censorship or punishment. 599 more words


Canadian Geese Exercising Their Freedom of Speech

Male:  Hey you sexy bird, ducky-duck, chicky-chick of my heart.

Female:  *silence*

Male:  I love the way you shake those feathers. And when you lean into the water ever so slowly, and I get a clear view of your birdlihood – damn! 268 more words