Author: Dominic Burbidge (Dominic Burbidge)

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What It Means to Listen: Free Speech from the Perspective of the Abrahamic Religions

The Abrahamic religions provide a radical interpretation of the importance of speech: it is the primary way in which God reveals himself. Because persons of faith believe that God has spoken, they are called to develop and deepen their capacities for listening. This aspect of free speech is often overlooked when concentrating on laws about what can or cannot be said.

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