Anyone can be in favour of free speech for Barney the Dinosaur and the Wiggles, but if you’re not in favour of free speech you find offensive and repellent and loathsome, you’re not in favour of free speech at all. And you’re on the side of creeping totalitarianism.Ironically, a generation ago it was the left that claimed the need to remind conservatives of this truth.
March 15, 2012
How to know if we really believe in the right to free speech
Mark Steyn, in a recent speech given in Australia: