Speakout! What Do You Think of Charging 'N-Word' Users?

There are 4 comments on the Fox News story from Jan 24, 2007, titled Speakout! What Do You Think of Charging 'N-Word' Users?. In it, Fox News reports that:

Kanye West, who uses the n-word in some of his songs, has won numerous Grammy awards A Texas mayor has proposed a city ordinance that would make using the racially derogatory N-word a crime equal to disturbing ...

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an american

New Braunfels, TX

#1 Jan 27, 2007
Good decision on the mayor's part to drop this. Saved his career and his city's funds defending itself in court.
The first amendment guarantees us freedom of speech...period. Sure hope the ACLU doesnt get hold of this. they'd have a field day.


#2 Jan 27, 2009
I'm all for it. But will the blacks scream "racism" when mostly blacks are arrested for the use of the word?

Los Angeles, CA

#3 Jul 14, 2009
You might want to start by changing the racist name that still exists in your town; Dead Negro Draw? Are you people out of your minds? This is 2009.

Angleton, TX

#4 Jul 31, 2009
How can you charge someone...when they themselves use the word most often! Should they be charged aswell?

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