Voltaire said long ago, ” I disagree with what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it!” But we are now living in a country where our government wants to take our freedom of speech away.
In order to silence the tea party and conservatives, Senator Chuck Schumer is pushing the IRS to increase it’s targeting of groups who speak out against the President.
During a speech, Mr. Schumer said; “There are many things that can be done administratively by the IRS and other government agencies” to silence groups that obstruct Democratic policies.
Attorney General Eric Holder and the President have declared war against anyone who dares to publicly disagree with them or their policies. Their weapon of choice is intimidation and prosecution.
Just recently Dinesh D’Souza a stark critic of the president, was indicted for alleged election fraud, because of contributions to a U.S. Senate Candidate. Mr D’Souza is the first in a long line of critics of the President who are facing bogus criminal charges.
This administrations attempts at silencing its critics is a form of censorship used by communist China. Like China, the administration uses it’s propaganda news agencies, MSNBC and the mainstream media to attack critics of the president and promote its agenda.
The first amendment protects our freedom of speech, but we are in jeopardy of losing that right, if we continue to let this administration strip our rights from us. We must refuse to be silenced. We have to demand that the mainstream media, do there job and stop promoting the Presidents rhetoric.
The first amendment was written for all people, not just a select few.