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Kindly Inquisitors
The New Attacks on Free Thought
by Jonathan Rauch (Mar 31, 1995)
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Tracing attacks on free speech from Plato's Republic to America's campuses and newsrooms, Jonathan Rauch provides an engaging and provocative attack on those who would limit free thought by restricting free speech. Rauch explores how the system for producing knowledge works in a liberal society, and why it has now become the object of a powerful id...