I hope The Wake finds you well, and I hope that I have at least a little something of value to say to you as a reward for visiting; time is valuable and I hope not to waste yours. At the very least, I hope an amusing Irish folk song (see below) will brighten your day before you move on to activities you find more valuable than reading my blog.
The thesis of the revised edition of Professor Cocks’ article at the Orthosphere “Free Speech” reads: Free speech is an ideal and a good. It is the nature of ideals and goods that they run up against other ideals and goods compromising their expression. This is not true. If something is a good, it cannot … More A Response to Professor Cocks