Does Gawker deserve defending? | The Tylt

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Journalist Glenn Greenwald argues we need to protect free speech even if it's tawdry speech.
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Plenty of people think even the idea of "defending" Gawker is a bad joke.
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Even those who detest the site think that Gawker being shut down would set a bad precedent.
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Gawker's controversial past has left them with plenty of people who will be happy to see them gone.
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Gawker supporters argue that even though the site's content is often tabloid-esque and they walk an ethical line, they occupy an essential space in the media spectrum.

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