Freely Speaking

Spotting Fake News

Escape Fake News

Fake news is nothing new. Despite its rise to fame thanks to the 2016 presidential election, the phenomenon has been around since humans have been able to relay information – from spoken word to the first newspapers and now, to social media. It’s also nothing to be afraid of. When armed with the right tools and information, anyone can spot fake news from a mile away.
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Is the comic stage a safe haven for freedom of expression?

City Dionysia

The introduction of comedy to ancient Athens, and the subsequent reactions to its extremities by both public authorities and the general public, sheds light on the continuing current debates regarding free speech.
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Free speech: An evolution through history into a protected freedom

A series of Newseum Institute articles by contributor Ashley Mehra over the coming year will offer a historical perspective to the current debate on the extent of free speech in America.
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