Freedom of Speech Doesn’t Mean Freedom to Say Anything
Protect yourself by following one simple guideline
The other week, I was helping out a Medium publication processing writers’ submissions. Among the several dozen stories I reviewed, edited, and accepted for that publication, one writer in his story straight-up accused a politician of deliberately trying to kill someone.
This wasn’t the typical political rhetoric of “Politician X’s policies are dangerous.” No, this writer claimed a politician, outside of his official duties…