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Fidati 1 Hannah Fidati Ms. Jennifer Basye English 1102 Cause Claim Paper 6 December 2010 Absolute Free Speech Although Free Speech is supposed to be a positive liberty for all U.S Citizens, this liberty has also caused much dispute and controversy within the social dynamics of protesting. One of the main side effects distributed by free speech is the amount of harassment dished out by protesters at public picketing. The problem grew into a national ordeal when the extremist Westboro Baptist Church began to protest hateful signage at the funeral processions for fallen American soldiers. The government was forced to take action against the fundamentalist church. Due to the lack of absolution in the clause of Free Speech, the government can ratify the rights to citizens in how to conduct protesting in an ethically responsible manner. The idea of the government ratifying a constitutional liberty opened the argument of what rights are meant to be sacred and which are meant to be re-evaluated. The original text of the Free Speech clause has
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