Tag Archive: hate speech

May 29 2012

You want to ban hate speech? Isn’t that what religion is?

I was on a panel discussion this past weekend on free expression. In such discussions, there are always those who are proponents of banning ‘hate’ speech because they say it causes emotional distress and can lead to discrimination. My response is that much of religion is hate speech. Have they read the Koran or Bible …

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