Because freedom can't protect itself
What a great post! It's nice of the ACLU to explain why the US doesn't have an official language. I haven't thought about this in a constitutional law kind of way, but it makes a lot of sense since limiting what language one speaks would be a limitation of speech as mentioned in Meyers. It's a shame, as the ACLU points out, that our leaders are wasting time on such a stupid issue such as this one when there are way more important things to focus on! I thought the last part of the post was the funniest and biggest irony of them all with Conyers reading his statement about the English Language Unity Ac at the English-only hearing in Spanish! As the ACLU points out, that would be illegal under the act since he's speaking in his official capacity.
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