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Newseum Education Team Will Join First Five Columnists

First Five

NewseumED will debut its first contribution on Thursday, April 11, with a column on the challenges and opportunities of today’s media cycle.
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2019 Free Expression Awards Inspire Renewed Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Queer Eye, FEA, free expression

The recipients of the Free Expression Awards represent the ways in which individuals committed to the principles of free expression and the First Amendment can create meaningful change and lasting impact.
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In the Religious Liberty World, Dialogue is not Fluffy — It is Essential

Speech Religion Newseum

Surely we Americans have learned to live together despite our deepest differences! The reality is that, no, we haven’t.
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First Five Podcast: A conversation with the editor-in-chief of The Michigan Daily

The First Five

The fifth in a series of episodes exploring student journalism and celebrating 2019’s Year of the Student Journalist.
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Free Speech Makes Hypocrites of Us All

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While everybody loves the First Amendment in theory, nobody’s all that fond of it in practice.
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Q&A with Alex Prewitt (Summer 2012)

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Jadyn Watson-Fisher (Summer 2018) interviews Sports Illustrated writer Alex Prewitt (Summer 2012).
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First Five Podcast: A conversation with a college journalism adviser

The First Five

The fourth in a series of episodes exploring student journalism and celebrating 2019’s Year of the Student Journalist.
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American University’s Washington College of Law Wins 2019 Moot Court Competition

Abigail Kittridge and Stephen Moss of American University’s Washington College of Law were the winning team in the March 22-23 competition.
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Existing Libel Laws Protect the Right to Speak Freely – For All of Us

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Make no mistake: The impact of chilling or weakening the Times legal protections will reach into every home, every cellphone and every social media post.
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First Five Podcast: A conversation with a college journalist

The First Five

The third in a series of episodes exploring student journalism and celebrating 2019’s Year of the Student Journalist.
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