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Response to jehop61 (Reply #1)

Sun Oct 7, 2012, 10:02 AM

11. There isn't a freedom of speech issue; it's a service of DoD, they already control the programming.

The Department of Defense controls the programming that will be delivered. They already choose to omit an extremely wide range of speech. For example, you're not going to hear on Armed Forces Radio any programs produced by the Communist Party. Nor any programs that are of or for the LGBTQ community. Their offerings obviously already apply a filter that reflects just the content that they (the DoD) want to deliver.

So now we, the people, want to change to some extent the filter that our government is already applying. We want a filter that rejects hate speech coming from a particular minority.









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