The Bill of Rights doesn't mention that freedom of speech is restricted to a special class of establishment journalists. Freedom of speech is a universal property right, regardless of what the establishment-media gatekeepers say.
Original Article: "Yes, Julian Assange Is a Journalist — But That Shouldn't Matter".
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