So to Speak: The Free Speech Podcast
‘HATE’ with Nadine Strossen

Jun 13, 2018

The United States is unique in its protection of what some might label “hate speech.” Of course, certain expression is unprotected, like incitement to imminent lawless action and true threats. But expression that is deemed merely offensive or...

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So to Speak: The Free Speech Podcast
‘Speak Freely’ with Professor Keith Whittington

May 30, 2018

In February, Princeton University President Christopher Eisgruber announced that he will distribute copies of “Speak Freely: Why Universities Must Defend Free Speech” to all Princeton students and faculty as part of the university’s annual...

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So to Speak: The Free Speech Podcast
Debating ‘Is there a campus free speech crisis?’ with Sullivan, Haidt, Nossel, Sachs, & Foster

May 16, 2018

Is there a campus free speech crisis? In March, FIRE staff discussed the question. On today’s episode of So to Speak: The Free Speech Podcast, we put the question to others and feature audio from a live debate that occurred on May 8 in New York...

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So to Speak: The Free Speech Podcast
‘Lust on Trial’ with Amy Werbel

May 03, 2018

Anthony Comstock is a name that has become synonymous with censorship in America. In 1873, he founded the New York Society for the Suppression of Vice, and his career led to the confiscation or incineration of more than 3 million pieces of allegedly...

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So to Speak: The Free Speech Podcast
Exploring threats to a free press with Laura Handman

Apr 19, 2018

What are the greatest threats to a free press in America, and how have they changed in recent years? On this episode of So to Speak, we speak with Laura R. Handman, who is a partner at Davis Wright Tremaine and a co-chair of the firm’s appellate...

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