Freedom of speech is a founding principle of the United States and a vital cornerstone to the media. NAB and NCTA are among the organizations supporting the Media Institute’s observance of Free Speech Week. Clear Channel is also a prominent backer.
Also participating: Universities, schools, media organizations, and community groups across the nation. Various ssociations and broadcasters area also participating.
Media Institute state, “This non-partisan, week-long commemorative event, now in its eighth year, seeks to raise awareness of free speech and a free press throughout the country in all segments of the population.”
The event runs from 10/22 through 10/28.
Further information is available at freespeechweek.org.