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    Freedom Of Speech And The Community

    Laws Alone can not secure freedom of expression ; In Order that everyone may present their views without penalty there must be spirit of tolerance within the entire population .
    Paschar Paschar 61-65, M 5 Responses May 29, 2012

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    Oliver Wendall Holmes Comments On Freedom Of Speech

    On September 17, 1917, Supreme Court Justice, Oliver Wendall Holmes wrote : " Free speech did not create a right to falsely shout "FIRE !" in a crowded theatre and the concept is still a part of our thinking on the subject. Though the actual test today limits...
    Boshie Boshie 61-65, F Sep 19, 2012

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    Life Is Always Hard

    Today as I sit in my work Truck, I feel unhappy😞, upset 😣 but not angry ! I am always speaking up for others and giving all I got for my family! I work real hard for my love ones, & try my hardest to keep my head held high and feel proud of myself! But on the inside I'm...
    Indyne Indyne 31-35 Apr 19, 2013

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    Speech

    Speech processing is the study of speech signals and the processing methods of these signals. The signals are usually processed in a digital representation, so speech processing can be regarded
    chinna4u chinna4u 18-21, M Dec 3, 2012

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    Freedom of speech is a good idea as long as it isn't abused. People should be allowed to express their opinions. Two of my posts about my views on Barack Obama were removed from...
    Darkanddesolate Darkanddesolate 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I always had a speech problem, always hated and still hate to say the "R" and the "th" sound, I hate my speech problem...
    doubletimeit doubletimeit 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I always had a speech problem, always hated and still hate to say the "R" and the "th" sound, I hate my speech problem
    doubletimeit doubletimeit 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    I always had a speech problem, always hated and still hate to say the "R" and the "th" sound, I hate my speech problem...
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    "If I love someone I am grateful and her freedom remains intact. It is not given by me. It is her birthright, and my love cannot take it away. How can love take somebody's freedom...
    iJeetu iJeetu 26-30, M Jul 2

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    What does freedom mean in America? First off, there are too many people living hear for me to pretend like there is a simple answer. But here I am 35 years old, and I've seen...
    RichardUSArmy79 RichardUSArmy79 31-35, M Jul 20

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    My people guillotined our oppressors so we could taste the freedom we desire. Oppressive ideas are anathema to us. We build barricades and take to the streets. Today, where are...
    Paca24 Paca24 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    "There is a huge amount of freedom that comes to you when you take nothing personally." Don Miguel Ruiz
    Aimee17 Aimee17 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 3

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    I'm a wolf that craves freedom!! I've always wanted it-needed it! I just want to run away, let nature consume me, and let my spirit roam free. I just want to allow my wild soul to...
    Vexthewolf Vexthewolf 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 12

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    I'm craving for my lost freedom. I'm going to recover it and when I do no one will take it from me again!
    Eyesonthesky Eyesonthesky 22-25, M Jul 13

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    I believe in freedom of religion and I believe in freed from religion. For those who say this is a Christian nation, I grant that they are right if they speak of culture, but they...
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M Jul 23

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    The sun does not shine now it’s cloudy all day… The water ways are stagnant why I can’t say… The stars do not blink in the night’s sky anymore… My heart is aching...
    McCannT12 McCannT12 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    I have just shared one of Eminem's joke on rape and had my post reported and brought down. What do you think of his rape jokes and rape jokes in general? Why are people alright...
    cihrroonniicc cihrroonniicc 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    Alright...someone....please tell me....when did it become acceptable to say "my bad" when apologizing? I'm hearing it more often and, honestly, it sounds like something a two year...
    Pinky65 Pinky65 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    Haha wow.... That's so uncool. 😒
    Cozy01 Cozy01 18-21, F Jul 7

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    I love using irony and puns in my daily life. And metaphors, they are just beautiful, I don't really use them while speaking but I love analysing them as a pass time.
    zoeydoesnotquitcreepingyaout zoeydoesnotquitcreepingyaout 18-21, F Jul 12

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    I often have to repeat myself several times before people can understand what I'm saying. It's frustrating so usually I just don't talk.
    okaydoood okaydoood 26-30, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It's been a long time since someone rendered me unable to talk. The last time was because of a heated debate with a professor. And now... the girl I like, no, not just like, the...
    AntiHelix AntiHelix 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Writing brings me relief and load off my soul from unnecessary baggage. It clears my mind body and spirit even if it is just for a while. All the experienced pain and joy go onto...
    adventure2003 adventure2003 31-35, F Jul 4

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    Nobody needs to be a Muslim to support Gaza, but a human to feel the love and loss of innocent lives! No wonder I hate this world!
    Brokenhurricane Brokenhurricane 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    I have just shared one of Eminem's joke on rape and had my post reported and brought down. What do you think of his rape jokes and rape jokes in general? Why are people alright...
    cihrroonniicc cihrroonniicc 18-21, M Jul 14

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    I can just post whatever i want and people will write their actual and honest opinions
    VictorFernando18 VictorFernando18 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    I come here to escape,in a way this thing seems more real then the ppl I see everyday..
    petitelady28 petitelady28 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I want to be able to do this with some people http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ylSCHH_Tm8w
    HeatherNightmare HeatherNightmare 16-17, F Jul 16

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    I wish that I was free!! But I'm not I'm owned by my parents by my family and their religion. I'm suffocating I'm feeling numb my life has no taste no colors and they make me hate...
    catxfreak catxfreak 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I really believe EP should look carefully at those who flag people on here. People have the right to block anybody but flagging is a different story. They should look into patterns...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    So People Are Abusing EP's Flagging SystemWell that's ok, you will not silence the truth. And I have not violated EP's Community Guidelines! I have been a member since 2010 and I...
    OnewithJC OnewithJC 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 6

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    I have memories of being an uncle who died around a year before I was born. I used to remember a lot more as a child but my mother decided not to influence me into thinking about...
    girlfromtralfamadore girlfromtralfamadore 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    I am so tired of hiding. I have been out of it for a good long while not out of fear. But out of the fact everything has changed from what it used to be for me. I used to see the...
    EarthBear2784 EarthBear2784 26-30, M 1 hr ago

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    I don't hate it just there needs to be common sense as well which seems sorely lacking they treat us like kids as if we cant make up our own minds what we want to read and see...
    cookaburrer cookaburrer 41-45, M 4 Responses Jul 6

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    There is a foul and evil stench in our air. There are many people who know the truth and really care. The citizens know what's best and fair. Those in power are ignoring...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Because of some health problems I've had over the years, I've been accused of being a druggie. Once I bought a big bottle of tylenol that was on sale at a local pharmacy, and one...
    Buckley4U Buckley4U 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 2

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    While I'm an Atheist and do not believe in God, I do however believe in respect, something even we must show to others. Many people on this site like to bash religion, and there's...
    Guy546 Guy546 18-21 3 Responses Jul 2

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    Why is it that is today’s “tolerant” society there is so much intolerance for individual viewpoints? When your personal ideas don’t match up with what’s considered...
    Silverrun5 Silverrun5 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 10

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    Why is it that is today’s “tolerant” society there is so much intolerance for individual viewpoints? When your personal ideas don’t match up with what’s considered...
    Silverrun5 Silverrun5 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 10

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    Or an addiction to freedom of speech. Lmao.
    AlmostDiscarded AlmostDiscarded 46-50, M Jul 13

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    Hello you can call me G (parents don't want me sharing my name so I'll use my first initial) and I'm fairly new here. What I mean by having a dark side is that I'm normally very...
    GSquared2 GSquared2 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 16

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    Political correctness is an evil sickness. It is masked with good intentions but it's main goal is to control the masses through group thought. Political correctness stifles the...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 2 Responses Jul 19

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    This is the best Country in the world.We have so much more than everyone and we started from nothing.I love my country enough that if I had to I would go into the army. What other...
    GingerSlimSTL GingerSlimSTL 13-15, M Jul 22

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    I was amazed at how many government officials (state/federal) try to away his freedom of speech.
    badhabitrabbit badhabitrabbit 26-30, M Jul 22

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    The censorship problem on ep has gone too far! This is my second new account in two months due to EPAllie and her flagging pals! I'm sick of it! This is a violation of freedom of...
    Freedomforallandforever Freedomforallandforever 22-25 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I am a very recent high school graduate. In the speeches at graduation, they were talking about starting the "new chapter in your lives." I have strong ideas about where, who...
    jpk29 jpk29 18-21, F Jul 24

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    When Albert Einstein was making the rounds of the speaker's circuit, he usually found himself eagerly longing to get back to his laboratory work. One night as they were driving to...
    boxersoff4u boxersoff4u 51-55, M Jul 6

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