This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
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And while people are clamoring about “economic rights,” the concept of political rights is vanishing. It is forgotten that the right of free spee
ch means the freedom to advocate one’s views and to bear the possible consequences, including disagreement with others, opposition, unpopularity and lack of support. The political function of
“the right of free speech” is to protect dissenters and unpopular minorities from forcible suppression — not to guarantee them the support, advantages and rewards of a popularity they have...