Tolerating Westboro Baptist is the price we pay for a greater good

There's no such thing as free speech, argued then-Duke University Professor Stanley Fish in a famous essay nearly 20 years ago. Professor Fish is widely praised or assailed for championing what we've come to know and love or loathe as "political correctness." Full Story »

Posted by Mary Hartney - via Baltimore Sun - Op/Ed, AllTop
Tags Help
Editorial Help
Posted by: Posted by Mary Hartney - Mar 3, 2011 - 10:30 AM PST
Reviewed by: Mary Hartney (review)
Content Type: Article
Edit Lock: This story can be edited
Edited by: Mary Hartney - Mar 3, 2011 - 11:43 AM PST

Reviews

Show All | Notes | Comments | Quotes | Links
Mary Hartney
4.2
by Mary Hartney - Mar. 10, 2011

I share the columnist's views on free speech, including in this case.

This church’s obnoxious demonstrations at military funerals across the country, claiming that these deaths are God’s punishment of America for tolerating ... More »

See Full Review » (12 answers)

Comments on this story Help (BETA)

NT Rating | My Rating

Ratings

4.1

not enough reviews
from 1 review (19% confidence)
Quality
4.0
Information
4.0
Insight
4.0
Style
4.0
Context
4.0
Expertise
3.0
Originality
3.0
Relevance
5.0
Responsibility
4.0
Popularity
4.8
Recommendation
5.0
Credibility
5.0
# Reviews
1.0
# Views
4.0
# Likes
1.0
# Emails
1.0
More
How our ratings work »
(See these related stories.)

Links Help

No links yet. Please review this story to add some!