If free speech ever becomes suffocating, this means no one is listening to one another. Your utterances will reverberate off the echo chambers of one and the broadcasted paranoia of whoever will listen. And yet, all I hear is crickets!
A deluded entry into Homer is in stark contrast to the battles and hero-worship that united our western sensibilities and the only psychology that we "no". Negation is what I often refer to as differentiation within and through the individual's drive to individuate.