articles tagged "free speech"

How to Get Arrested for Singing

Tuesday, 6 August 2013 | buzz
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In response to a caller, Monday Buzz host Brian Standing gives listeners advice about what to expect if you are arrested for singing in the Wisconsin State Capitol. more »

Commentary: Brian Standing Checks on the Health of the First Amendment

Saturday, 3 August 2013 | buzz
First amendment rights

07-29-2013: Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances. Seems pretty simple, no? Well, with the hammer coming down on Wisconsin Capitol protestors and the last issue of Madison’s legendary satirical newspaper, Monday 8 O’Clock Buzz host Brian Standing took a look at the health of our oldest and most precious constitutional amendment. more »

Capitol Access Decision

Monday, 15 July 2013 | buzz
WI Capitol

Donald Downs, legal constitutional scholar at U.W.-Madison, joined Brian Standing on the Buzz to discuss the good and the bad of the federal court’s Capitol access decision. more »

Dial A Complaint: May 13th, Mario Salvo, An Historical Rant

Monday, 13 May 2013 | buzz
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53 years ago today, hundreds of University Berkley Students protested hearings of the House Un-americans Activities Committee. The San Francisco Police responded with water cannons. The next day, the protest swelled into the thousands and the free-speech movement was born. This week’s rant of the week features student activist¬†Mario Salvo¬†from a few years later on December 2nd, 1964. May 13th rant by wort-fm more »

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