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Free speech: Can’t have cake and eat it, too

February 28, 2006

Sometimes it's good to be at the end of a peninsula.

You're separated and insulated. Which can be uncomfortable when the craziness is close at hand (see: Elian Gonzalez and the 2000 presidential elections). But a real blessing when you realize how screwed up things can be up there, in the rest of the United States...

NOTE: The article excerpted on this page is from an outside publication and is posted on FIRE's website because it references FIRE's work. The viewpoints expressed in this article do not necessarily represent FIRE's positions.

Free speech: Can’t have cake and eat it, too

February 28, 2006

by Ralph De La Cruz

Sun-Sentinel (Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.)

Sometimes it's good to be at the end of a peninsula.

You're separated and insulated. Which can be uncomfortable when the craziness is close at hand (see: Elian Gonzalez and the 2000 presidential elections). But a real blessing when you realize how screwed up things can be up there, in the rest of the United States... Download file "5"