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Nurturing & Negotiating Free Speech in a Digital World

Susan Wiesinger Mark Plenke Stephen Caldes Faculty, Journalism & Public Relations Department, CSU, Chico Is freedom of speech also freedom from speech? Digital technology has helped create a…

From  Jeff Layne on April 6th, 2017 0 likes 38 plays   

Plutocrats United: Campaign Money, the Supreme Court, and the Distortion of American Elections

Dr. Richard Hasen Chancellor's Professor of Law and Political Science, University of California, Irvine The U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in the Citizens United case removed restraints…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 8 plays   

Historic Preservation of Apollo 11's Tranquility Base: An Archaeological Site Representing the First Human Lunar Landing

Lisa Westwood Faculty, Anthropology Department, California State University, Chico The subtitle of this presentation is “An Archaeological Site Representing the First Human Lunar…

From  Jeff Layne on September 7th, 2016 0 likes 99 plays   

Why Free Speech is the Only Safe Place for Minorities

Jonathan Rauch First Amendment Scholar and Best-Selling Author Jonathan Rauch begins his presentation with a powerful statement: “The greatest idea in the history of human civilization is…

From  Jeff Layne on August 15th, 2016 0 likes 212 plays   

The Destruction of Slavery in the Civil War

Dr. James Oakes Faculty, City University of New York Dr. Oakes is the author of the book, “Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861-1865” (W.W. Norton,…

From  Jeff Layne on August 12th, 2016 0 likes 97 plays   

Democracy's Essentials: Free Speech & Government Accountability

Panel of Professional Journalists and Legal Experts A panel of journalists and legal experts discuss free speech issues in the field of journalism. They include: Peter Scheer, Executive Director of…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 31 plays