Notre Dame Law School Wins Moot Court Competition

Seigenthaler-Sutherland Cup National First Amendment Moot Court Competition

The team took top honors at this year’s Seigenthaler-Sutherland Cup National First Amendment Moot Court Competition.
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Martin Baron to Receive 2017 Al Neuharth Award for Excellence in The Media

Washington Post Executive Editor Martin Baron

The award will be presented by the Freedom Forum, the Newseum Institute and the University of South Dakota on June 19.
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Newseum Hosts James Madison Award Ceremony

James Madison Award Ceremony

The award, which was presented to Sen. Jon Tester of Montana, honors those who protect and promote government transparency and open access to information.
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Newseum Institute Introduces New “Inside the First Amendment” Columnist

Lata Nott

Lata Nott, executive director of the First Amendment Center, will replace longtime contributor Charles Haynes.
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Free Speech Isn’t Always Valuable. That’s Not the Point.

Speech Religion Newseum

We shouldn’t think about free expression in terms of value. What’s important is that free expression rights are indivisible.
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The Newseum Goes to SXSW


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ISPU Will Announce Results of American Muslim Poll at Newseum


The announcement will be followed by a panel discussion on the American Muslim community.
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Newseum to Host Special Program on the Trump Administration’s First 100 Days

Trump at news conference

The program will convene members of the press, government officials and First Amendment advocates to discuss First Amendment challenges in the early days of the current administration.
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“Welcoming the Stranger” in the Age of Trump

Immigrants rights protest

Religious individuals and communities offer sanctuary to undocumented people, defending their actions as acts of religious conscience protected by the First Amendment.
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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Speaks About Her New Book at Newseum Institute Event

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

She and three other presenters covered her “greatest hits” over the course of her legal career.
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