French prosecutors have asked a magistrate to charge National Rally party leader Marine Le Pen with "circulating violent pictures liable to be seen by children" for tweeting images of atrocities committed by the Islamic State. Le Pen has already been stripped of her parliamentary immunity against being prosecuted.
"My cousin committed suicide while on duty at the armory after coming home from a tour abroad."
In the best of all possible worlds, such actions wouldn't be necessary. In the current climate, boycotting social media might spark a return to a robust marketplace of ideas.
The Utah Supreme Court upheld a six-month suspension without pay, based in part (though not entirely) on these remarks; the judge has a history of past discipline on other grounds as well.
"I want to be clear that the comments I made are not indicative of who I am or who I've become in the years since."