johnnycee Wrote: Again I do not want the Government making the decision for me to what I listen to or to whom, I do not need some government drone telling me who is and who isn't a loon, nor do I need or want the government to decide what is truth and who is telling the truth, I have the sense to turn the dial whenever something bothers me or I don't want to listen or watch that particular media. I think our prisons are filling up with our young people not because of the music or drugs or Rush or Sean or even Bill O'Reilly but because of the total break down of the family unit and the concept of self-respect, and with an almost guaranteed sense of no accountability for their actions, I am surprised there isn't more mayhem being committed on our streets.
jamesn Wrote: "Congress shall make no law...abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press..." First Amendment.
That pretty much covers the subject of this thread. It covers Rush, Reverand Al, and all the talking heads on all sides.
We live in a free society, and freedom of speech not only is allowed, but it is GOOD.
Censor them and you EMPOWER them. Their followers will see that the government is scared of them and they will only become stronger. They will still get their message out, believe me. The way to beat them is let them talk then prove them wrong, by pointing out their lies and inaccuracies.