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Je Suis Free to Speak? Not in Atlanta.

In the midst of everyone talking about Freedom of Speech thanks to the Charlie Hebdo attack, Atlanta just went ahead and fired their Fire Chief for expressing his interpretation of the Bible. Ex-chief Kelvin Cochran wrote a book in which he wrote two short passages on how he believes the Bible says sex is for procreation purposes, and for that, the LGBT community was outraged, calling for his termination. In the end, they won: the mayor fired Cochran. The Resident discusses.