Dangers Of Freedom Of Speech
The free right of expressing one’s thought and opinions is very important according to human rights for a country. Everyone might be able to speak and write with freedom, but could be responsible for such extremely negative or dangerous way of using freedom of speech. Freedom of speech is very important part for democratic government and most people because it is the only way the truth can come out. Everybody is different. Everybody has their own opinions, thoughts and beliefs that do not necessarily coincide with the other person’s. Should one person’s beliefs or idea prohibited because someone else is offended? Since it has both negative and positive effects it should be done carefully. It should not be limited if it is used for peaceful protest and social media but it should be limited for falls propaganda.
Freedom of speech should not be restricted when it comes to peaceful protest. Peaceful protest …show more content…
radio, television, magazines, newspapers, and the latest, the Internet.7 The press undeniably plays a pivotal role in enabling the right of free expression to be exercised, as the press functions as a conduit for disseminating information, which in turn contributes to the development of societies as a whole’’ (Sani 2005). Freedom of speech should not be limited when it comes to social media. For example countries like South Korea which don’t have freedom of speech, but through social media they can express their feelings. As long as it is done with respect to others people’s feeling it can be done through social media or media like Facebook, Twitter and other .It should not be suspended and terminated, for expressing ounce’s thought of as the First Amendment gave freedom of speech to people. Someone’s word should not be taken to the point in which to take action on the person as long as this person does not harm others