Identify the Logical Fallacies

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Free Speech- is it really free?

Freedom of speech, is it really free? My answer is no! According to The Constitutional Amendments (US Constitution-Bill of rights, 1791); The first amendment states that; “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging The Freedom of Speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and petition the government for a redress of grievances.” So why is it when people protest, or speak out against something they don’t like they are find guilty and pressed with charges for treason? The United States of American is no longer the land of the free, and hasn’t been for many years. The court systems are corrupt, the government does nothing to help its people and for some reason they think they are the world police.
The thing that gets me is there was a law just pasted for gay couples to be married in all 50 states, when (if you’re a god believer) in the bible it states that marriage is meant for a male and a female. I’m not saying I’m against gay marriage but when you give them the right to hang their rainbow colored flag, and have marches, and protest and etc. They are okay because with today’s societally everyone is over sensitive they let them go so no one’s feelings get hurt or they are afraid of being sued for speaking their minds. I find it a little funny to believe that speaking your mind can led to a law suit.
Now if someone from the south moved to the north and hung the rebel flag outside their house, they are called racist, and have no morals. Not everyone from the south that hangs a rebel flag is racist. That flag represents the south and their beliefs. So when you tell me that American is the land of the free and you have the right to Freedom of Speech but I say something that offends you I have to now worry about getting sued…...

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