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State of Iowa tries to remove constitutional right to free speech – apparently to protect Monsanto

Submitted by Food Democracy Now on January 11, 2017 - 11:53am

The First Amendment of the US constitution guarantees the right to free speech. In an astonishing and outrageous move, the State of Iowa wants to remove this fundamental right in its trial against two protesters against Monsanto, the activist known as Reverend Billy, and his co-defendant, Father Frank Cordaro, a peace activist and co-founder of the Des Moines, Iowa Catholic Worker Group.

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