Atheists and freedom of speech (was: Rights and fear.)

Tue, 25 Mar 2003 19:10:50 -0800

The troublesome word might be 'innate'.

You don't have to believe it is 'innate' to believe it is a good idea to
establish that rule.

Often, religious institutions have been the first to suppress free

> From: [] On Behalf Of
> Russell Turpin

> Joseph S Barrera III <>:
> >Why should anyone (esp. atheists) believe in
> >an innate freedom of expression?