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In this summarized article, adapted from FIRE CEO Greg Lukianoff’s previously published “Coronavirus and the failure of the ‘Marketplace of Ideas,’” the author makes the argument that early speech suppression by the government in China contributed to the global pandemic. He asserts that freedom of speech, as allowed in democratic republics, will help us to solve the problem by first showing us the world as it really is.

FIRE Coronavirus Article