TITLE

Point: Unrestricted Free Speech is not Always in Society's Best Interest

AUTHOR(S)
Hughes, Kylie Grimshaw
PUB. DATE
December 2018
SOURCE
Australia Points of View: Free Speech;12/1/2018, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an argument in favor of limiting free speech in Australia. The author argues that unrestricted speech can infringe on other civil rights including freedom of religion and freedom from persecution. The influence of the United Nations' Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) and the U.S. Bill of Rights is examined and the protections afforded by government censorship are explored.
ACCESSION #
48329515

 

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