"I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it." -Voltaire, 18th Century French philosopher
And, so it is with letters to the editor.
I don’t always agree with opinions that readers want to express in our Mailbag section. In fact, sometimes I even huff and mumble when I read them.
Newspapers stand for freedoms of speech and expression. How can we defend those freedoms then turn around and censor letters just because we don’t agree with them?