Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.We'll see.
Some thoughts from a more patriotic time:
If there is a bedrock principle underlying the First Amendment, it is that the government may not prohibit the expression of an idea simply because society finds the idea itself offensive or disagreeable.And:
But, above all else, the First Amendment means that government has no power to restrict expression because of its message, its ideas, its subject matter, or its content.The First Amendment is still in force, right? ICE agents aren't going to deport me (with no due process, of course) to one of Trump's "shit hole countries" because he has a thin skin and simply can't abide anyone one not praising him as devoutly as a starving North Korean farmer, right?