The law gives us the right to free speech, but we take it away from ourselves

By Hani Hamdan, Engage Minnesota The First Amendment guarantees that the American judicial system cannot punish you for saying something, no matter how objectionable what you say may be. But if making a single, fleeting statement causes you to lose your job, your family’s security, your reputation and your future career prospects, what is the point of having a First Amendment in the first place? Read the rest of Hani’s article here.