Free Speech Week October 22-28, 2018

Save the Dates for two events during Free Speech Week October 22-28!!!


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Portland Media Center along with New England First Amendment Coalition, WMPG, and First Amendment Museum will be hosting an opening event at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, October 23rd, at the First Amendment Museum at the Gannett House in Augusta.

This will be a casual open house and social with four rooms dedicated to key topics; Political Speech, Student Speech, Online Speech and Hate Speech, facilitated by experts on the topics. Light refreshments will be included. A special feature of the event will be Robert Shetterly’s Portraits of Americans Who Tell the Truth.

There will also be a closing event on Saturday, October 27th, beginning at 2:00 pm in Studio 516 at the Portland Media Center. This will be a round table format with audience. The panel will be made up of selected experts on Free Speech and hosted by a moderator.

For more information: or 202-775-2900 ext 201, or follow the link below.