Free Speech vs. Hate SpeechWhat’s the difference between Free Speech and Hate Speech?
By THE EDITORIAL BOARD
A Texas art exhibit was meant to express hatred, not to strike a blow for freedom, and can only worsen religious tensions.
It’s all a question of who is speaking at whom.
Promoting hoaxes about straight white male gang rapists, for example, is, by definition, social justice speech, not hate speech. In contrast, writing a Harvard doctoral dissertation on psychometrics and immigration is, by definition, hate speech.