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Re: "The West" - an absolute disgrace to Humanity!



On Sat, Jul 09, 2016 at 04:45:52PM -0700, Stephen D. Williams wrote:
> On 7/9/16 1:27 AM, Steve Furlong wrote:
> > > "The West" - an absolute disgrace to Humanity!
> >
> > ... he says, using a communication medium invented by The West.
> 
> 
> And empowered by freedom and free speech invented and protected by The
> West, and the US in particular.  It seems likely that the degree of
> free speech in other Western countries came about, was extended,
> and/or was protected because of the US First Amendment. 
> There was some existing precedent,

Indeed, I'm pretty sure an "ug" emitted from the lips of at least one
cave man.

> Which isn't to say that the US is perfect.

At least they invented free speech.