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First Five Newsletter: May 16, 2019

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Defending a free press, an op-ed from Facebook’s Nick Clegg, the removal of content on the Afforable Care Act on government websites and more.
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Defending all of us by Defending a Free Press

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We should all be concerned when journalists are prevented from representing us when and where news occurs.
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Two Champions of Freedom Now Gone From Us: Keith, Lugar

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Damon Keith. Richard Lugar. Two American citizens whose lives and commitment to freedom and the United States made differences for all of us.
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First Amendment Center Files First Amicus Brief in Case on Media Access to Public Records

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The amicus brief was written in support of several Washington news media organizations and emphasizes the value to the public of the types of records they have requested.
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First Five Newsletter: May 9, 2019

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The prosecution of Julian Assange, pregnancy and the First Amendment, a recent ABA survey and more.
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First Five Podcast: Student Journalists: On Journalism, Pulitzer Prizes

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Freedom Forum Institute President Gene Policinski speaks with collegiate student journalists attending the 2019 Pulitzer Prizes awards ceremony at Columbia University in New York City.
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Losing our Core Freedoms by Not Knowing We Have Them

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In 2019, widespread ignorance of our core freedoms and how our government functions is just plain dangerous.
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First Five Podcast: All Sides

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An interview with John Gable, the founder of AllSides — a media technology company that exposes people to information and ideas from all sides of the political spectrum so they can better understand the world — and each other.
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Lessons from Brooklyn

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To have equity for people of all religions and none, we must guarantee fair treatment, access, opportunity and advancement for all — not just for the people who look like us and believe the same things we do.
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Kristen Farrington Represents Religious Freedom Center as a First Five Columnist

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Farrington’s contributions will focus on contemporary religious literacy topics and larger implications for safeguarding the First Amendment right to religious freedom.
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