That obvious point aside, it is a book well worth reading.
One can completely disagree with and even despise the message that another person presents while still affirming that person's right to give the message.
I hadn't thought of how antidiscrimination laws infringed on the 1st amendment, freedom of association until reading this book.
A bevy of specious arguments. He complains that sexual harassment law impedes the free speech of employees but libertarians don't think private employees should have free speech... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Evan Gahr
"You Can't Say That!" makes a compelling case that freedom of speech in America is being taken away, step-by-step. Read morePublished on March 3, 2013 by john thames
I hadn't thought of how antidiscrimination laws infringed on the 1st amendment, freedom of association until reading this book.Published on August 25, 2010 by D. Sturgis
Antidiscrimination laws were once seen primarily as a means to help blacks, women, and others enter the economic mainstream. Those days have long since past. Read morePublished on April 12, 2004
David Bernstein has done something that most lawyers have a difficult time doing - he wrote a short, accessible book for a general audience. Read morePublished on April 12, 2004 by Joshua C. Hall
"Whatever happened to civil liberties?" one might ask after reading this book. Since liberty is probably a more valuable value than enforced fake equality, it is a good question to... Read morePublished on March 28, 2004 by southpaw68
Civil libertarians have traditionally been extremely concerned about the encroachment of government on freedom of speech, freedom of religion, personal privacy, and other personal... Read morePublished on February 14, 2004 by Daniel
Heard the author on a radio show, sounded like an interesting topic, so I decided to buy the book. I don't follow free speech issues that much, so I was surprised to find out how... Read morePublished on January 16, 2004 by "edwardhtz"
This is a useful catalog of the increasingly repressive nature of American society. As the Left has gradually gained control of institutions, including academia, it has imposed its... Read morePublished on January 1, 2004 by N.. Martin