The virus spreads:
… two were charged under a Connecticut State law that criminalizes ridiculing “any person or class of people on account of creed, religion, color, denomination, nationality, or race.” The misdemeanor is punishable by up to 30 days in jail, a fine of $50, or both.
That magic word of ridicule. Put all the comedians in jail!
But apparently/allegedly, a:
Let’s see what happens if persons who are non white use the same language.
At least in the US, there is defence referencing the 1st amendment to the US Constitution. Watch this case go all the way up to the US Supreme Court.
Sadly, no such defence exists here in Oz. But at least the Australian journalist industrial complex is looking after themselves seeking privilege and protection. Shame their interest in “freedom” does not extend to the rest of us.