Use your words

xkcd PSA on free speech

xkcd 1357: Free Speech:

I can't remember where I heard this, but someone once said that defending a position by citing free speech is sort of the ultimate concession; you're saying that the most compelling thing you can say for your position is that it's not literally illegal to express.

Alt text: I can’t remember where I heard this, but someone once said that defending a position by citing free speech is sort of the ultimate concession; you’re saying that the most compelling thing you can say for your position is that it’s not literally illegal to express.

Plus I saw this pretty perfect tweet by @gracepetrie on the same subject at around the same time:

@gracepetrie

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