Common sense — Friday (1-9-14)

Published 7:02 pm Thursday, January 8, 2015

If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.

– George Washington

I do not agree with what you have to say, but I’ll defend to the death your right to say it.

— Voltaire

Whoever would overthrow the liberty of a nation must begin by subduing the freeness of speech. 

— Benjamin Franklin