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In this interview series, Speaking Freely, Sanford Ungar, director of the Free Speech Project, speaks with thought leaders and major players in the Free Speech drama unfolding in the United States. 

Our Latest: A Four-Part Series on Whistleblowers

Who Has The Right To Blow The Whistle?

This podcast was recorded August 21, 2019.

Whistleblowers Then And Now: From Ellsberg to Manning and Snowden

This podcast was recorded August 21, 2019.

Whistleblowing In The Future: An Outlook

This podcast was recorded August 21, 2019.

A Deeper Look With Washington Post Media Columnist Margaret Sullivan

This podcast was recorded August 21, 2019.

Archive

Interview with Senator Scott Martin

State Sen. Scott Martin (R), who represents the 13th District of Pennsylvania (Lancaster County), discusses his proposed bill that would hold protesters who are convicted of certain crimes financially responsible for the costs associated with their actions.

This interview was recorded May 14, 2018.

Interview with Emma Llansó

Emma Llansó, director of the Free Expression Project at the Center for Democracy and Technology, discusses the Free Speech rights of internet users and the moderation of online content.

This interview was recorded April 23, 2018.

Interview with Eugene Scott

Eugene Scott, political reporter for “The Fix” at The Washington Post, discusses the crossroads of identity politics and Free Speech.

This interview was recorded April 20, 2018.

Interview with Aaron Hanlon

Aaron Hanlon, assistant professor of English at Colby College, discusses the complexities and controversies surrounding the invitation of speakers to college campuses.

This interview was recorded April 20, 2018.

Interview with Zach Wood

Zach Wood from “Uncomfortable Learning” at Williams College discusses the invitation of inflammatory speakers to college campuses.

This interview was recorded March 26, 2018.

Interview with Marc Howard & Vince Greco

Marc Howard, professor of government and law at Georgetown University, and prisoners’ rights advocate Vince Greco discuss the Free Speech rights of the 2.3 million incarcerated Americans.

This interview was recorded Feb. 22, 2018.

Interview with Cindy Cohn

Cindy Cohn from the Electric Frontier Foundation discusses issues of Free Speech and privacy in the internet age.

This interview was recorded Feb. 22, 2018.

Interview with Bradley Shear

Attorney Bradley Shear, managing partner of Shear Law and founder of Digital Armour, discusses digital privacy for young people.

This interview was recorded Jan. 24, 2018.

Interview with Ronald Krotoszynski

Ronald Krotoszynski, professor of law at the University of Alabama, discusses Free Speech from a cross-cultural perspective.

This interview was recorded Jan. 19, 2018.

Interview with Congressman Phil Roe

Rep. Phil Roe (R-Tenn.) discusses Free Speech on college campuses.

This interview was recorded Dec. 6, 2017.

Interview with David Sanger

David Sanger from The New York Times discusses First Amendment issues surrounding the news coverage of national security.

This interview was recorded Dec. 4, 2017.

Interview with Anita Levy

Anita Levy of the American Association of University Professors discusses Free Speech issues on college and university campuses.

This interview was recorded Dec. 4, 2017.

Interview with Katherine Culliton-González

Katherine Culliton-González from Demos discusses the conflict between Free Speech and other democratic values.

This interview was recorded Nov. 16, 2017.

Interview with Andrew Sullivan

Andrew Sullivan from New York Magazine discusses the Free Speech crisis in the United States

This interview was recorded Nov. 10, 2017.

Interview with Adam Liptak

Adam Liptak from The New York Times discusses the Supreme Court’s jurisprudence on First Amendment issues

This interview was recorded Nov. 10, 2017.

Interview with Art Spitzer

Art Spitzer, legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union for the District of Columbia, discusses a First Amendment dispute between the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority and the ACLU.

This interview was recorded Oct. 11, 2017.

Interview with Catherine Ross

Catherine J. Ross, a professor at the George Washington University School of Law, discusses the First Amendment rights of elementary, middle school, and high school students.

This interview was recorded Oct. 11, 2017.

Interview with Joe Cohn

Joe Cohn from FIRE, the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, discusses campus speech issues and state legislation.

This interview was recorded Oct. 2, 2017.