straight from wiki.. freedom of speech is not unrestrained, never has been and hopefully never will.
freedom of speech
is the freedom to speak freely without censorship
. the synonymous term freedom of expression
is sometimes used to denote not only freedom of verbal speech but any act of seeking, receiving and imparting information or ide
as, regardless of the medium used. freedom of speech and freedom of expression are closely related to, yet distinct from, the concept of freedom of thought
. in practice, the right to freedom of speech is not absolute in any country and the right is commonly subject to limitations, such as on "hate speech
". the harm priniciple or offense principle explains in further detail who & how things are exempt from freedom of speech.