Antifa vs. Free Speech: Politics ‘By Any Means Necessary’

America’s founders believed that freedom of speech, the ability to express political and religious opinions, even unpopular ones, is central to self-government.

Of course, this freedom, like all freedoms, has limits, particularly when it comes to putting others in actual danger.

We can’t shout, “Fire!” for example, in a crowded theatre.

However, an emerging group of radicals on the left has embraced a new belief: that just about any ideas, other than theirs, are not only wrong, but dangerous. And so instead of arguing or debating, they’ve committed to shut down expression by, and I quote, “any means necessary.”

We saw this on full display two weekends ago in Berkeley, where so called “anti-fascist protesters” clad in black and wielding baseball bats and homemade riot shields attacked members of a cancelled right-wing rally.

Read more at http://www.prophecynewswatch.com/article.cfm?recent_news_id=1558#kkjdjp3RFgEy3ylw.99

Source: Antifa vs. Free Speech: Politics ‘By Any Means Necessary’

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