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Gregory Ferenstein
First Five: The Marrakesh Declaration, the politics of Silicon Valley, and a new bill that would bar the censorship of student journalists

Scouring the web for First Amendment news is our job. Enjoy First Five, your regular dose of First Amendment news.
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At Morocco summit, Muslim leaders stand up for religious freedom

The Marrakesh Declaration comes at a time of unprecedented persecution of Christians and other minority groups by extremists acting in the name of Islam in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia.
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Trump, Fox, Kelly and the history, hype and hope of debates

The observation that should catch the attention of First Amendment advocates is Trump’s view of the purpose behind this last Republican debate before the Iowa primary, apparently shared by many, that the point of the exercise is television ratings and network profits.
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