Free Speech Rights
This comes down to what's being heard.
The HHS mandate went into effect. Religious institutions have a year ‘to figure out how they’re going to violate their consciences’, as NY Cardinal Timothy Dolan put it. Other employers have to do it now. And on the same day, Chick-Fil-A Appreciation Day was held across America. How are they connected?
When you are declared in violation of a speech code in America, do you have the right to speak up and challenge it?
The Supreme Court heard a very controversial case Wednesday involving free speech rights, what constitutes hate speech, what defines ‘public personalities,’ and a bundle of tough issues wrapped up in the Westboro Baptist church demonstrations near soldiers’ funeral ceremonies.