Intellectual Freedom News 3/9/2018

Intellectual Freedom News

March 9, 2018 – Collated by OIF Staff and News Editors

Intellectual Freedom Highlights

  • Lost, stolen or censored? | OIF Blog; “I argue that when a person hides materials, defaces materials or steals materials from the library, they are also denying access to ideas and information that is constitutionally protected by our First Amendment. When the intent is clearly to suppress ideas thought to be objectionable or offensive, it is censorship.”
  • Talking to Kids About Intellectual Freedom | OIF Blog; “Adults can advocate for themselves. Teens, though sometimes stymied by school boards and a need for parental consent, have some agency. But what does advocating for intellectual freedom mean for kids?”

Censorship

Privacy

See this week’s additional privacy news and updates on the Choose Privacy Week blog.

Net Neutrality and Broadband Access

Access

Filters

Free Press, Social Media, and Fake News

Academic Freedom and Campus Speech

First Amendment and Free Speech

Around the Web

International Issues

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