Sunday 17 December 2017

Freedom is not a licence to hate

The secular state which guarantees religious freedom, as America does, also guarantees contrasting and often contradictory expressions of that freedom.

Your religious freedom, or secular freedom for that matter, may be obnoxiously expressed without being illegal or repugnant to the constitution as guaranteed by the first amendment.

It is certainly not a licence to incite hatred or invite murderous retaliation.

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