Free speech zones have been employed by both Democrats and Republicans at past political conventions. This year, however, Democrats face the embarrassing possibility that they will be the only party actually caging dissenters. Yet as John W. Whitehead points out in this week’s vodcast, when political protest is caged, it’s not just the rights of a few protesters that are at stake—the very definition of freedom is in danger.
Source / On Target / The Rutherford Institute / Posted July 21, 2008
Thanks to Michael Pugliese / The Rag Blog