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originally posted by: Metallicus
That is why America's founding fathers were incredibly wise.
You can see what happens in a Europe that isn't protected by the Bill of Rights.
No freedom of speech, no guns and no protection.
Libel - a published false statement that is damaging to a person's reputation; a written defamation.
Slander - the action or crime of making a false spoken statement damaging to a person's reputation.
Incitement - the action of provoking unlawful behavior or urging someone to behave unlawfully.
Defamation - the action of damaging the good reputation of someone; slander or libel.
Already, a few fake news reports have emerged in Germany. One falsely alleged that a German girl of Russian descent was raped last year by asylum seekers. Repeated by high-level Russian officials, the reports seemed aimed at Merkel’s open-door policy for refugees.
The German justice minister, Heiko Maas, who was the driving force behind the bill, said: “Freedom of speech ends where the criminal law begins.” Maas said official figures showed the number of hate crimes in Germany increased by more than 300% in the last two years.
originally posted by: Allaroundyou
a reply to: seasonal I am a left leaning person and I prob have more weapons than you. Just because I don't vote right does not make me a wussy. Please read up on party lines and then get back to me.