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J.K. Rowling

J. K. Rowling on freedom of expression

J.K. Rowling has a point of view: Intolerance of alternative viewpoints is spreading to places that make me, a moderate and a liberal, most uncomfortable. Only last year, we saw an online petition to ban Donald Trump from entry to the U.K. It garnered half a million signatures. Just a moment.   I find almost […]

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That was then – JFK blasts the idea of government secrecy

Once upon a time, a president of the United States — in the face of grave danger to the nation — had this to say about government secrecy:

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2007 – the year of the First Amendment

This past year we saw the Federal Elections Commission “reprimand” a NASCAR driver because he had a “Bush-Cheney” sticker on his car during a race. We can only hope that the FEC continues to make such ridiculous decisions so that people will wake up to how dangerous that agency has become.

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