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Free Speech, Dangerous Speech, and Scootergate (Video)

By January 13, 2011

In the aftermath of the unconscionable events that took place in Arizona this weekend, there's been a lot of heated discussion about tone, rhetoric, and the consequences of "inflammatory" speech. Unfortunately, commentators have occasionally confused their anger and condemnation of some of the more overheated rhetoric in our political culture with an argument against free speech itself...

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