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If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.- Noam Chomsky


“If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.” - Noam Chomsky

The freedom to express our thoughts is an important part of our individual identity. When we talk and write about our opinions we are contributing ideas and participating in society. Freedom of expression is covered in article 19 of the United Nation’s Universal Declaration of Human Rights: “Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression; this right includes freedom to hold opinions without interference and to seek, receive and impart information and ideas through any media and regardless of frontiers”. Freedom of expression is widely acknowledged as a basic human right that should be available to all, playing a crucial role in a... (more)


 
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Media Literacy - The Alberta Oil Sands
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