I finally managed to get banned from an internet forum.
This coming week I plan to blog on a variety of free speech issues: The troubling inclination of some to surrender free speech and free though; The Brandeis debacle, and the interplay of free speech and due process, and the question of whether the bureaucrat is a greater free speech threat than the tyrant; Canada's […]
Radio-borne opinion pornstar and dementia performance artist Michael Savage (true name Michael Weiner) has thrown down the hairy-palmed gauntlet by suing CAIR, the Council on American-Islamic Relations, a frequent foe. This is not a fight where I am rooting for either side. Savage is either a vicious and contemptible demagogue or getting rich playing one. […]
Canada, all joking aside, is a separate country, and free to develop its own legal norms. And we are free to mock those norms when they suck.
I'm ridiculously fortunate in many ways. I won't bore you with my gratitude for my family or friends or job or material circumstances. Today I want to mention that I am thankful for people who stood of for rights that I now enjoy.