Posts Tagged ‘Bill Maher’

Tim Wise on CNN (June, 2017): Bill Maher, The N-Word and Racism in America

Tim Wise on CNN to discuss Bill Maher’s use of the N-word and racism in America

Not Just a Joke: Reflections on Free Speech, Violence and Mislabeled Heroism

Many years ago, when discussing the issue of hate speech and how it should be addressed on college campuses, my friend Paul Gallegos at Evergreen State College smiled and said, “Ya know, just because speech is free, doesn’t mean that it has to be worthless.” It’s a concept and a phrasing that has stuck with […]