"US speech protections are some of the strongest and most liberal in the world" - nice kool aid mate.
  • Trust me, I'm the last person to buy any american exceptionalism coolaide.

    But seriously, think about it. How many countries outside of the US/Western europe have free-speech protections comparable to the 1st amendment?

    Even of the western european/anglo countries, how many have free speech protections that are comparable?

    I'm not saying America is iceland.