Sauce for Al Qaeda ain’t sauce for the President?

Swear words on the front pages are not uncommon, especially in the United States, but they are not usual.

“BASTARDS,” screamed one American newspaper the day after 9/11. In a word the header captured the general response of incensed readers to the act that brought down the World Trade Center towers.

Now, the Rocky Mountain Collegian, a college newspaper in Colorado is testing the limits of free speech, or least the limits of free speech on campus, with a headline for an editorial, which reads ‘Fuck Bush”. But it sure has got everybody talking, which in a way can be argued on the issue is the key point of journalism.

Read the full story: Profane language puts student editor’s job on the line

Letter from the editor in chief

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