Stand Up For Free Speech Blogburst
Bully tactics is a gentle description of the vile actions of the convicted Speedway Bomber used against the bloggers.
Lee Stranahan provides a scary look into who Brett Kimberlin is:
Via Kimberlin Files
Blogger Aaron Walker and his wife lost their full-time jobs as a result of Brett Kimberlin’s attacks. Robert Stacy McCain lost his home.
Patterico shares his horrifiying experience of “Swatting” in July 2011.
The actions of Kimberlin is a chilling assault on free speech for EVERYONE in the political blogosphere – right or left. Political points of view aside, all of us should remain vigilant in protecting free speech within public arenas. Having a robust political dialog provides a platform for everyone to make better informed political choices.
SHG writing at Simple Justice make a very astute observation about the nature of free speech:
But speech isn’t free for anyone if it isn’t free for everyone. That’s just how rights work.
Many have written detailed accounts of the vile activities of Brett Kimberlin. There is not much more that I can add to this story. I simply want to raise my voice in support of free speech for all regardless of political affiliation.
H/T to Michelle Malkin for curating the Free Speech Blogburst event.