Even if I grant you Manning is some sort of traitor who caused the deaths of soldiers, which I’ll need you provide evidence for since nobody has, that doesn’t give the government the ability to crack down on first amendment rights to speak on campuses through the CIA. The government is not allowed to play a role in pressuring speech be deplatformed, which is why it’s wrong for the conservative government to push for NFL protests to stop and wrong if someone under Obama pressured colleges to stop Shapiro.

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