Free speech is a right not to be taken for granted
By Roy K. Amemiya Jr.
Oct. 24, 2012
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ASSOCIATED PRESS In this undated photo provided by the University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, 15-year old Pakistani shooting victim Malala Yousufzai recovers in Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, England, after being shot in the head by the Taliban in Pakistan for advocating education for girls. Malala was shot and critically wounded on Oct. 9 as she headed home from school in the northwest Swat Valley, Pakistan, and was evacuated to Birmingham for ongoing treatment, where she is reported to be improving. (AP Photo/University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust)