Essay on Freedom of the Press

918 Words Jul 30th, 2013 4 Pages
Some people believe that freedom of speech is something that should be limited when it come to sensitive information. I feel that if its limited it not freedom. This was a big problem. Note it was a problem. Its not the information that is so called sensitive it’s the public’s reaction to it that causes the problem

I think the world only has a problem with freedom of press when it’s either about them or if its bad press. I have never seen anyone complaining about press that is in his or her favor or anything that is not in his or her favor
Freedom of the press is defined by as the right to circulate opinion in print without censorship from the government. America’s Founding Fathers believed so strongly in the
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Some things are off limits. The government has the responsibility to protect its people. The press isn’t allowed to disclosed government tactics such as weapons and plans of attack. Things like this would put the people in danger if the press had the freedom to report this information.

The freedom of press is the freedom of communication and expression through avenues like media and newspaper. The freedom of speech and freedom of press provides protection to writers, speakers, poets, and journalist. This can be in books newspapers, movies and the Internet. The freedom was earned through hard work and sacrifice, and that shouldn’t be taken away from anyone. Ask yourself what would I be in I couldn’t express my self in any given situation? The answer is non-existent. The answer should be the same for anyone that makes a living or keeps the world informed. These individual need to exist in order for the people of the world to know what’s going on around them. This how important freedom of press and speech are to each and every person in out society. The freedom of press does not protect against slander, defamation libel and certain thing about children. This was a problem that existed many years ago. That’s why laws and rights were established to protect the world and the rights of the people. This still maybe a controversial issue for many people but the fact of the matter remains that the issue has

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