“I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.”
—Evelyn Beatrice Hall (Misattributed to Voltaire)
I have really, really tried to keep this blog apolitical. Yes, I’ve made repeated reference to my politically-motivated arrest in 2012 over some crude and angry words I had Tweeted against the fucking racist bitch that previously ran our province, but I never intended to write a political blog post, especially on a webpage dedicated to my writing.
Unfortunately, recent events have forced me to change that policy. Recent events have made me decide to use my blahg as a bully pulpit. So here goes. Continue reading On Free Speech and Hate Laws