Free Speech Above All

July 11, 2011 | By | Reply More

Johann Hari on Religious Censorship

This video is an impassioned declaration on the importance of not allowing “sensitivities” and an unwillingness to offend become a force against free speech.  It is also, underneath, an argument for rejecting the pseuodthink of irrational defenses of absurdity.

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Mark is a writer and musician living in the St. Louis area. He hit puberty at the peak of the Sixties and came of age just as it was all coming to a close with the end of the Vietnam War. He was annoyed when bellbottoms went out of style, but he got over it.

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