Monday on radio, Glenn revealed the shocking results of a recent poll. A whopping 45% of Republicans believe the government should be able to target and shut down media outlets publishing “biased or inaccurate” stories --- in direct contrast to the First Amendment.
This kind of clamp down on free speech has taken root in Europe. Last year, the European Union (EU), in partnership with Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Microsoft, unveiled a "code of conduct" to combat the spread of "illegal hate speech." The grave concern, though, is who decides what is hateful or offensive speech?
Are you shocked by the number of Republicans in favor of curbing free speech? What if the tables were turned and it was YOUR speech in the crosshairs? Would you sacrifice the freedom of free speech for less offensive media? Take the poll: