Does it really matter that Americans don’t know exactly what the First Amendment says?

First Amendment

Americans are generally aware that the First Amendment gives them the right to express themselves but are pretty fuzzy on its actual details.
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Navigating Free Speech on Campus: A Matter of Clarity and Consistency

Freedom of Speech

If a public institution dedicated to the sharing of knowledge and ideas is the wrong place for controversial thoughts, what is the appropriate venue?
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Five dead, more hurt at Annapolis newspaper – a sad, sad story

Annapolis, Capital Gazette

“Enemies of the people?” No. Journalists are “the people.”
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Power Shift Project Graduates First Class in Workplace Integrity

Power Shift Project, Train the Traine

The custom-tailored training curriculum is designed to advance the Power Shift Project goal of workplace integrity.
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We Hate “False News” Even More Than We Hate “Hate” On Social Media

Gene Policinski, headshot

The 2018 State of the First Amendment survey found that the more we know about our First Amendment freedoms, the less likely we are to agree with placing limits on those freedoms.
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At the Supreme Court, a day of infamy for religious freedom

The 5-4 decision in Trump v. Hawaii is nothing less than a proclamation that hostility toward Islam and discrimination against Muslims is now the official policy of the United States of America.
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Lesley Visser Receives 2018 Al Neuharth Award

Lesley Visser, Al Neuharth Award, Al Neuharth

Veteran Sports Broadcaster Lesley Visser was presented with the 2018 Al Neuharth Excellence in the Media Award on June 18.
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Podcast: Deconstructing the “Gay Wedding Cake” Case

Lata Nott delves into one of the most controversial cases on the Supreme Court’s docket this year, Masterpiece Cakeshop, and what the Court’s decision means for First Amendment and LGBTQ rights.
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Religious Freedom Center Receives $500,000 Pledge

Klingenstein, RFC, Religious Freedom Center

The pledge from the Andrew and Julie Klingenstein Family Fund advances the Center’s critical work on religious liberty issues.
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