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Certainly our freedom of speech is one of the most cherished and fundamental rights in this country. Unfortunately, the United States falls far short of the ideal put forth in the old saying, "I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it." Far too many people are now more than willing to suppress the speech of others simply because they find it offensive... Download file "UI free speech policy disappoints"