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    • James Murray
    • 28.08.10 | 11:59 (IDT)

    To disagree with an opposing view is academic freedom. To utilize the power of the state to suppress an opposing view is fascism. To shoot at someone who is shooting at you is defense. To shoot at anyone else is a crime. To deny aid and comfort to one's enemy in time of war is treason. To ascribe treason to those who disagree with you is foolishness. To fight a war one must have an enemy. To invent an enemy in order to fight a war is a perversion of justice. So here's to all those fascist. criminal, treason-obsessed perverts who simply cannot discern the difference between academic freedom and political reality. May they rot in the miasma of their own dark thoughts.

    from the article: Only force will stop force
    First published 01:40 27.08.10 | Last updated 01:40 27.08.10
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