DONATE
Loading...
Home2018-08-17T18:51:40+00:00

Luncheon Speakers

White House Counsel Don McGahn outlined the Administration’s priorities for regulatory reform at a Communications Forum luncheon at the Willard Hotel in Washington, D.C., on July 12. He noted that some …

READ MORE

First Amendment Trends

A collection of timely articles and essays on current developments by members of The Media Institute’s First Amendment Advisory Council.

MORE ARTICLES

The First Amendment: Rock Star of the American Constitution
October 18, 2017 | Foreword by Floyd Abrams

End Discrimination Against Digital Billboards
November 27, 2017 | By David L. Hudson, Jr.

Supporting the First Amendment: More Than Just Talk?
November 15, 2017 | By Robert Corn-Revere

Media & Communications Policy Blog

Informed and thoughtful commentary on a variety of First Amendment and communications policy issues.

Speaking Up for a Free Press
By Richard T. Kaplar

Something quite remarkable – unprecedented, actually – is scheduled to take place on Aug. 16. More than 100 …

READ MORE

Regardless of your political leanings, the just-released report by the Telecommunications Research and Policy …

READ MORE

Under Chairman Ajit Pai, the Federal Communications Commission has made some remarkable strides in reviewing …

READ MORE

Issue Watch

The U.S. Department of Justice has given a heads up on its plans to appeal the June U.S. District 

READ MORE

The battle lines are drawn in the fight over net neutrality, at least in terms of the court schedule 

READ MORE

The Washington region’s transit system can bar religious messages on its buses and trains and  

READ MORE

Chris Wallace of ‘FOX News Sunday’ and Cathy Hughes of Urban One To Receive Honors at Media Institute Friends & Benefactors Awards Banquet

FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly To Deliver Keynote Remarks at Oct. 24 Event

READ MORE

Media Institute Urges Release of District Court Trial Videotapes

Institute joins other media groups in amicus brief to Ninth Circuit in Perry v. Hollingsworth

READ MORE

US Senate passes resolution with unanimous consent by voice vote that “affirms that the press is not the enemy of the people” and “reaffirms the vital and indispensable role that the free press serves” and “condemns the attacks on the institution of the free press.”

4

All journalists want to do is get you the facts you need to make informed decisions about your life and your community. Constant attacks from all quarters are harmful and hurtful to us, certainly, but as much so to you, the people we’re trying to serve. https://t.co/2ARNkC0VJ4

"The ultimate response in defense of a free press is in the work that simply proves critics wrong." @genefac #FreePress

2

"The Media Institute is an unabashed supporter of a free press." From our blog post, "Speaking Up for a Free Press" https://t.co/UStIDWdD2Z

October 22-28, 2018

Free Speech Week is a yearly,
non-partisan celebration of the value of
free speech and expression.

Free Speech: The Language of America
LEARN MORE