Our first amendment guarantees us Freedom of Speech. “Congress shall make no law…abridging freedom of speech.”
Over the years, certain limitations have been added.
Americans take their Freedom to Speak very seriously, We usually prefer to transmit rather than receive. We want to give others the benefit of our opinion, even if many around us prefer to not to have it. With social media, reading is another way to get our point of view across. Does anyone remember the ‘olden days’ when you had to be careful about discussing religion or politics?
Selective deafness can be a survival skill, not a social skill. Is the delete or mute button our new best friend?
What is your stand on freedom of expression? Join in the conversation and share a moment when you wished you had spoken up or had remained silent. Use your freedom of expression to perform a verbal random act of kindness.