First Amendment

MIDDLEBURY | A recent, thwarted shooting threat at a Middlebury school triggered the seizure, by local police, of legally owned guns. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

The Vermont Press Association (VPA) and New England First Amendment Coalition (NEFAC) condemns the Burlington School District and its high school administration for ignoring an important Vermont education law enacted to ensure First Amendment... Read more


Just when you think it can’t get any more stupid, out comes arming the students in Pennsylvania schools with rocks. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Fliers advertising what appears to be a white nationalist group, “Patriot Front,” were posted in multiple places around the city this past week... Read more

The Sun

In this publication, I have read more than one letter slamming the president for his calling out inaccurate reporting. Read more

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Is the media “the enemy of the American people,” as Trump has repeatedly claimed? Read more

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Last month, Gov. Phil Scott signed into law legislation that gives increased First Amendment protections for Vermont student journalists, as well as their teachers and advisers. Read more



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RUTLAND — Despite claims of victory from Vermont’s physician-assisted suicide advocates, plaintiffs in a recently dismissed District Court case said the judge’s decision ultimately was a win for moral and religious liberty. Read more

The Vermont Eagle


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WASHINGTON, D.C. —  Sun, signs and sights: Reflections on the People’s Climate March Read more

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The Sun Community News Editorial Board may want to look a bit more closely at how the rights guaranteed in the First Amendment are enumerated. Read more

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The First Amendment to the United States Constitution protects freedom of the press in the United States. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY — Anti-free speech students from Middlebury College disrupted a planned lecture by guest speaker, political scientist and author Dr. Charles Murray in the McCullough Student Center last Thursday. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

The U.S. Constitution specifies certain rights given to the American people. Read more

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