A First Amendment Framework for Effective Dialogue in the Classroom

This column expresses the views of David Callaway and Trey Daniel of the Georgia Rights, Responsibility, Respect Project. With August upon us, many Americans are preparing for their children to return to school. Educators find themselves balancing the concerns that in-person learning is too dangerous with the potential for students to behind academically in the […]


In LGBTQ jobs ruling, justices left religious questions ‘for future cases’

By Gene Policinski and Benjamin Marcus The landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision Monday declared that a federal law prohibiting discrimination in employment does protect LGBTQ workers. But the court also deliberately left “for future cases” to decide how it would rule if an employer argues the law violates their religious beliefs about employing gay or […]

Power Shift Project Book Club

Power Shift Project Book Club

Participants in Power Shift Project workshops and webinars have suggested books, podcasts and videos that offer new insights on the history of race and privilege; the benefits of diversity; overcoming hidden biases; and reporting on diverse communities.

Journalists Memorial

Freedom Forum Adds 11 Names to Journalists Memorial; Supports Efforts for National Memorial to Honor Fallen Journalists

On Monday, May 4, 2020, the Freedom Forum adds the stories of 11 men and women to its Journalists Memorial to represent all journalists who died or were killed while reporting the news in 2019. COVID-19 precautions forced the cancellation of a public ceremony, but the list of journalists being added this year, their stories […]