The Oppression Of Freedom Of Speech In Schools

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In 1620 the pilgrims left england to escape the corrupt church of england. They came to america with the hopes of freedom and a new life.Would taking our freedom of speech help us with that or would it just revert us back to the days of the church of England. Much like a praying mantis, the suppression of freedom of speech hides its real goal from its prey until it's too late. They want to make it look like taking our freedom of speech is a good thing by proclaiming that its offensive to them or their religion but in reality they just want more control. much like the mantis, people are trying to make it look like removing our freedom of speech is a good thing.Many universities have adopted codes prohibiting speech that offends any group based on race, gender, ethnicity, religion or sexual orientation.These colleges have changed the rules to fit the few who claim to be “objects of hate”.In the 1949 case of Terminiello v Chicago a catholic priest had delivered a racist and anti-semitic speech winning to provide a preset for freedom of speech defense. ( shows how long people have been trying to get revenge for things said against them.
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