Jefferson Muzzles


Subject:
Social Issues , Presidents by Name , Censorship , Jefferson, Thomas

Description:
Announced annually on or near Thomas Jefferson's birthday (April 13), "the Jefferson Muzzles are awarded as a means to draw national attention to abridgments of free speech and press and, at the same time, foster an appreciation for those tenets of the First Amendment." This site lists all recipients since the first in 1992, with an explanation of the circumstances behind each winner. From the Thomas Jefferson Center for the Protection of Free Expression.

Publisher:
Thomas Jefferson Center

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.tjcenter.org/muzzles/


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