Tag: first amendment

Freedom of the Press

There has been much ink spilled over the idea of “fake news” in the media. This issue centers squarely on the freedom of the press, a right that is found in the First Amendment. Let’s examine what this right is and why it’s so important for democracy. At the time the Amendment was made, the [...]

By |2019-12-29T03:44:41+00:00September 10th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Freedom of the Press

The Civil Rights of Juveniles

  Recent news has shown students marching against violence that has occurred in their schools and against the actions of legislators working opposite their interests. Many schools have also threatened punishment for students from other locations who decide to join the movement. Depending on the nature of the school and the status of the student, [...]

By |2019-09-26T18:33:52+00:00March 21st, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on The Civil Rights of Juveniles