The First Amendment and You: What Everyone Should Know [Audiobook]
The First Amendment and You: What Everyone Should Know via John E. Finn
English | ASIN: B00DTNVDF6 | [email protected] kbps | eight hrs 52 minutes | 243 MB
A trifling 45 phrases, the First Amendment to the Constitution stands as a pillar of our democracy and has had an incalculable affect at the construction of human freedom within the United States and the Western international. To learn about the First Amendment is to be informed one thing in regards to the that means of America and who "We the People" are – and to peer the numerous and far-reaching cultural implications of this elementary constitutional provisions.These twelve sensible lectures be offering a information to working out the protections and boundaries implied via the First Amendment.
You’ll be told what and whom it protects, and why it issues to you individually. You’ll believe questions of the way we outline speech, the that means of "faith," and when the state can intrude together with your rights.
You’ll additionally discover the questions courts and voters will probably be grappling with for future years: How does the First Amendment practice to the Internet? Does the First Amendment practice to video video games? Should new conversation applied sciences make courts rethink well-settled regulations? Is social media topic to current ideas, to new ones, or to none in any respect?
Throughout those lectures, Professor Finn returns to a elementary theme: What the First Amendment protects is in large part a serve as of why it protects it-the why being America’s dedication to democracy and liberty. In pursuit of those beliefs, courts have steadily positioned a better worth on political speech, even if no such difference is made within the Constitution. You’ll read about a large number of landmark Supreme Court selections, together with Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission.