Senator McConnell on the First Amendment


One of the skills required in a democracy is the ability to tolerate different points of view. It may be easier to shut certain voices out, but democracy was never meant to be easy. The appropriate response to a differing point of view is a better argument. Politicians may not always like it that way, especially at moments when they come under heavy criticism for pushing unpopular policies. But freedom demands it.

Another view is here.

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