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Unformatted text preview: large, however, Americans tend to take a much more conservative approach to social issues. One could even go as far as to say that the peoples rights are overprotected as many times voices are silenced and actions outlawed in the interest of the general public. America is one of the most widely recognized democracies in the world; not only because of our international power, but also because of the efforts we make to spread our values and policies globally. Our efforts are hypocritical, however, as American government often fails to support what we preach limiting that which is considered acceptable and protected in the press. In order to stand true to the fundamental message of the constitution, a free press should be supported and the expression and publication of diverse opinions encouraged....
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- Spring '07