Sunday, September 19, 2010
Quick! Talk to Me About Free Speech
I am putting the finishing touches on my course notes for the first class of
The Right to Offend: Freedom of Speech in America.
And I am just a wee bit panicky.
I feel like I'm overlooking something.
I'd love to hear from you, dear readers. If you were attending a community education course for mature learners (aged 55+) over the span of five weeks, meeting once a week for two hours, (ie we have ten hours to cover everything) what would you want to learn?
What topics would you find most interesting?
What specific examples of free speech issues in action would you enjoy discussing?
Use those free speech rights! Comment now!
I am all ears.
Admittedly, this is not really a picture of me. But I thought it would make you laugh, and then maybe be more inclined to share your brain. Well, not your actual brain....just your ideas.
PS Bonus points for cool things I can share with the class. I found one neat clip tonight: