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Free speech doesn't endorse being uncivil

The story covering the Fox & Friends broadcast from Colonial Williamsburg, published in the July 4 edition of The Virginia Gazette, was an interesting read but left out what Paul Harvey would call “the rest of the story.”

Colonial Williamsburg sent an email to some of its volunteers letting them know Fox News would be broadcasting from the Palace Green and they could show up and be part of the background audience. The broadcast was part of their “Proud American” special programming.

What the article left out was how the roughly two dozen volunteers who showed-up were treated in a very uncivil manner by the eight to 12 protesters present. When the volunteers twice walked...