A. Barton Hinkle on Bipartisan Hypocrisy on Free Speech


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The recent ouster of Mozilla CEO Brandon Eich over his support for traditional marriage has many conservatives calling foul. But where were those same conservatives a decade ago, writes A. Barton Hinkle, when the Dixie Chicks got hounded off the radio for criticizing George W. Bush at the start of the Iraq War?

Do conservatives owe the Dixie Chicks an apology? It sure looks that way, Hinkle writes. But liberals owe some apologies too.