Podcast: Hate Will Find A Way

On this episode of the First Five, we explore different approaches that social media platforms have used to deal with online hate speech.

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Podcast: The Band Who Must Not Be Named

The Slants

In this episode of The First Five we talk to Simon Tam, founder of Asian-American band “The Slants,” and his free speech case that went all the way to the Supreme Court.
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First Amendment Receives a C+ in Quarterly ‘Report Card’

First Amendment Report Card

The report card, released by the First Amendment Center of the Newseum Institute, evaluates the state of the First Amendment in the summer of 2017.
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Podcast: Sincerely, Anonymous

Twitter

In this episode of The First Five, ACLU attorney Esha Bhandari talks about representing the anonymous Twitter user behind a “rogue” Twitter account critical of the Trump administration.
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Still going strong after 225 years: Our love-hate relationship with the First Amendment

#SOFA17

Survey results show that Americans are supportive of the First Amendment in general–but critical of specific applications.
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Podcast: Survey Says

#SOFA17

The First Five launches with a discussion of the results of this year’s State of the First Amendment Survey.
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First Amendment Center Launches Podcast

The First Five

The First Five will focus on how the five freedoms of the First Amendment work–and what you can do to protect them.
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Results of 2017 State of the First Amendment Survey Released

#SOFA17

Nearly one quarter of Americans say the First Amendment goes too far in the rights it guarantees.
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Trump’s Use of Twitter Puts Him in Constitutional Hot Water

Supreme Court

The president’s tweets may be used against him in court in two separate legal battles.
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Paying for Free Speech: Proposed laws would regulate public protests

First Amendment scholar David L. Hudson Jr. discusses the recent rise in proposed state legislation that would penalize people exercising their right to assemble.
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