Between the rise of online harassment and alarmist warnings about political correctness, it’s hard to tell who’s speaking and who’s censoring.
This shows the times where the Freedom of Speech is not guaranteed.
Protecting free speech means protecting a free press, the democratic process, diversity of thought, and so much more.
The Freedom of Speech is the right to express any opinions without censorship or restraints. The Freedom of Speech includes the right to,Not to speak (specifically, the right not to salute the flag). Of students to wear black armbands to school to protest a war (“Students do not shed their constitutional rights at the schoolhouse gate.”). To use certain offensive words and phrases to convey political messages. To contribute money (under certain circumstances) to political campaigns. To advertise commercial products and professional services To engage in symbolic speech