Michelle Obama Champions Free Speech In China, What About Here At Home?


Michelle Obama championed free speech while on her taxpayer funded trip to China. Maybe when she returns home she can talk to her husband about free speech for conservatives here at home, considering how the IRS is working hard to silence conservative groups.

Freedom of information, expression and belief should be considered “universal rights”, Michelle Obama, the US first lady, told students in China on Saturday.

Speaking at Peking University on the second full day of a weeklong, bridge-building family tour of the country, Mrs Obama said: “It is so important for information and ideas to flow freely over the internet and through the media.”

“When it comes to expressing yourself freely, and worshipping as you choose, and having open access to information – we believe those are universal rights that are the birthright of every person on this planet,” Mrs Obama told an audience of around 200 students. (Read More)

I guess in her world worshipping as one chooses doesn’t include being free from government mandates forcing people to violate their faith.