Dissent Without Permission: Will Protest Permits & Free Speech Zones Halt Or Hasten Rebellion?

“Dissent without permission” may sound like Orwellian doublespeak, but for Chinese, Russians, Americans and others it’s a criminal offense. Will that backfire? DISSENT WITHOUT PERMISSION: WILL PROTEST PERMITS & FREE SPEECH ZONES HALT OR HASTEN REBELLION? )( IN CHINA, “protesting” without a permit – which defines and limits where, when and how you are allowed to “protest” – is punishable by stiff fines and/or imprisonment for several years: Rising Protests in China Lack of Freedom of Speech and Censorship in China China’s Ai Weiwei loses appeal against tax … Continued