Free speech hysteria need perspective
nbruce writes "
Michael Medved thinks his fellow broadcasters, left and right, are not thinking clearly.
â€œAt the Talkers conference in New York, many commentators made the point that if the FCC gets tougher in regulating obscenity today, then they may attempt to crack down on controversial political ideas tomorrow â€“ especially if John Kerry wins election as president and wants to try to punish talk radio.â€?
He makes 5 key points to gloom and doom prophets, and compares U.S. laws to Canadaâ€™s.