Sunday, July 28, 2013

What is the Value of a Free Press?

This is a question I am asking in my new post up at Speak Liberty NOW.  I had been doing a little historical research about how our founding generation viewed the need and importance of a free press.  In doing so I stumbled upon an amazing quote, seemingly lost to history by French political philosopher Volney that really nails the importance of a truly free press for a free society.  Check it out here.