Tag: first amendment

Elliott Drago: What James Madison Can Teach Us About Free Speech

Elon Musk’s first tweet after his $44 billion offer to purchase Twitter seemed uncontroversial enough: “Free speech is the bedrock of a functioning democracy.” As the potential owner of the social media giant and self-proclaimed...

Ashley Moody Tells DHS that the Disinformation Governance Board Undermines First Amendment

Last week, state Attorney General Ashley Moody called on U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas to terminate the creation of a disinformation board that attacks Americans’ First Amendment rights. Along with 18...

Most Americans Believe the First Amendment Should Be Rewritten, Poll Shows

The poll also found, when specifically asked what the First Amendment protects, 80 percent of respondents didn’t actually know.