Great Legal Quote of the Day: Fredrick Douglass on Free Speech

John G. Mateus, Esq.

“To suppress free speech is a double wrong. It violates the rights of the hearer as well as those of the speaker.”

–Frederick Douglass, A Plea for Free Speech in Boston, 1860.

Fredrick Douglass Fredrick Douglass, orator.

Sources:

http://www.transcendentalists.com/plea_for_free_speech.htm

http://tinyurl.com/mwrw5kl

http://tinyurl.com/ksoyteb

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