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Unformatted text preview: seriously offended by something said, and violence will ensue. Lawrence says that violent speech should not be punished, but doesnt take violent acts by the receiving end of the hate speech? Both men seem to take freedom of speech very literally, when it could also be interpreted as freedom of expression. Hate speech and hate crimes will come hand in hand if hate speech goes uncensored. Does justifying hate speech justify the responses that are almost guaranteed?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PHIL 104 taught by Professor Bontly during the Spring '08 term at UConn.
- Spring '08