Donald Trump is now running to the press and public because his Free Speech rights are being challenged at his Rallies. IT IS FUNNY that this did not occur before the promotion of hitting and roughing up protesters by Trump. Trump has worked up his audience to the point that if MLK JR were alive today and showed up, he would get his head smashed as they drug him out. Of course Trump who exaggerates everything would accuse Martin of swinging and flailing his fists as justification. According to the Supreme Court
Hate speech, outside the law, is speech that attacks a person or group on the basis of attributes such as gender, ethnic origin, religion, race, disability, or sexual orientation.
it may incite violence or prejudicial action against or by a protected individual or group, or because it disparages or intimidates a protected individual or group. In my mind Trump has meet this in his violent rhetoric.
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“Private Manning is a traitor and should not have been turned into a martyr. Private Manning’s actions compromised our national security, endangered American personnel downrange by leaking 750,000 documents to WikiLeaks.” — Mike Pence
Pres. Obama has, as part of his final pardons, commuted the sentence of convicted traitor and data-leaker Chelsea Manning from 35 years to 5 more months in prison. Was this mercy a good move, or does it legitimize treason and weaken our national security? Vote now in our CBC reader poll!
“I described Obama as an incredible shrinking man, it’s like watching air come out of a balloon. Between now and Easter, his legacy will shrink until it’s about the size of a golf ball.” — Newt Gingrich