Just how well do Americans understand the First Amendment? Should the First Amendment protect harmful or hateful words and expression? How free is speech in America compared to other countries? Come join FIRE at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia on March 25 to hear answers to these questions and more! RSVP now!
A distinguished panel of the nation’s leading free speech thinkers, including Eric Posner of the University of Chicago Law School, Jonathan Rauch of the Brookings Institution, and FIRE President Greg Lukianoff, will tell you what you need to know about the current state of free speech in America. National Constitution Center President Jeffrey Rosen will moderate the discussion and Q&A following it.
The reception with cocktails and refreshments will begin at 6 p.m, and the panel discussion will start at 7 p.m. There is no charge to attend, but an RSVP is required. Please contact Pierce Babirak at firstname.lastname@example.org or 215-717-3473 for questions.
Parking will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis at the National Constitution Center parking garage located at the rear of the building on Race Street between 5th and 6th Streets.
Free Speech Panel with FIRE at the National Constitution Center
Who: Eric Posner of the University of Chicago Law School, Jonathan Rauch of the Brookings Institution, and FIRE President Greg Lukianoff
What: Reception and free speech panel discussion
When: March 25, 2014. 6 p.m. reception with cocktails and refreshments. 7 p.m. panel discussion.
Where: National Constitution Center, Independence Mall, 525 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
RSVP: Yes, here.
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