Free Speech, Minus the N-Word

There are few principles Americans will more fiercely defend than the right to free speech, especially in the arts. If you're holding a pen, a brush, an instrument or a microphone, there's an amendment that says you can say pretty much whatever you want. Pretty much. Just don't say the N-word. That may be the lesson learned by black comedian Eddie Griffin, whose recent standup routine at a Black Enterprise magazine event in Miami was halted when he asked his audience, "Why are some black...Full Story
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