Freedom of speech may not be free

This is what the Constitution says about freedom of speech: "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances."  This provision does not address the private sector, where in most cases the First Amendment does not apply. Can the NFL fine players for kneeling during the anthem?  "Nine Legal experts say yes."  The understanding between the private sector and the government is getting more complicated.  Social media organizations like Twitter, Facebook, and others have banned people, including myself, because they reserve the right to control the speech process.  They do this by eliminating people and their beliefs, which may be in contradiction with Facebook's and others' perceived...(Read Full Post)
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