Anonymous
Anonymous asked in News & EventsCurrent Events · 4 days ago

Whatever happened to freedom of speech?

Everyday people are getting ruined because of something they said we used to live in a society we're speech was free

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  • 2 days ago

    Because some people saw 'free speech' as an opportunity to incite hatred and racism. The world doesn't need this type of crap.

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  • R P
    Lv 7
    2 days ago

    We still have freedom of speech.

    We do not have freedom from the consequences of what we say.

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  • 3 days ago

    Freedom of speech is whatever the left approve of.

    • s2 days agoReport

      Couldn’t agree more 

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  • 4 days ago

    It died long time ago. Inventing 'hate speech' and political correctedness killed it.

    Because people are too self-centered and think, everything is about them. 

    Whatever you say, someone will be butthurt because people think the world owes them or what and they stay in this kindergarden maturity level instead of realizing that somebody else's opinion does not matter. What matters is how you react to them. 

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  • 4 days ago

    Ask the liberals.

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  • 4 days ago

    'Freedom of Speech' still exists, however if your inciting hate or encouraging any acts of violence, your likely end up in a Police cell.

    • denlp96
      Lv 5
      1 day agoReport

      Not if you can identify yourself with the Left.

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  • 4 days ago

    You can still stand on a street corner and say what you want. But social media is owned by corporations and they have the ability to censor what is being said on the forums they own. But you can set up your own website and say whatever you want.

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  • Anonymous
    4 days ago

    Freedom of speech has long gone thanks to the PC brigade. I will say what I like in my own country and the immigrants can go to hell.

  • Anonymous
    4 days ago

    we still live in a sociaty of free speach. But as always there are limits to what you say.You ant go arround giving hate speech for instance.

  • 4 days ago

    Your recent voting choices have morphed it from "Freedom to do what you like" to "Freedom from being offended by the Establishment.". Essentially, the chauvinistic othering of taboo tribalism, where social or religious customs prohibiting or restricting a particular practice or forbidding association with a particular person, place, has taken over.  It is 50:50 whether liberal democracy can survive this.

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