From Town Criers to Bloggers: How Will Journalism Survive the Internet Age?
In any free society, that freedom means that occasionally, someone is going to say something you don't want to hear. It is the cost of freedom. Government demanding that the public listen to a certain point of view, violates that freedom, and moves us towards dictatorial rule. We need to be free to choose what, when and IF we want to listen. If any point of view cannot be offered persuasively enough, it does not deserve to be heard in that free society.