William O. Douglas: The longest serving and one of the most progrssive supreme court justice. He also co-wrote the bawdy lyrics to Dvorak's Humoresque. That alone would have qualified him as a hero of mine.
Actress/singer Barbra Streisand (R) presents President Bill Clinton the William O. Douglas Award onstage at the Public Counsel's William O. Douglas Award Dinner held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on March 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.
Evaluation: Free speech should not be always labelled as offensive if it is seen as discrimination of some sort etc. It might just be an opinion that needs to be thought of in a different light before labelled.
Barbra Streisand Photos Photos: Public Counsel's William O. Douglas Dinner - Inside