Unique

Contemporary Issues Under the First Amendment

Course Code: 
PLAP 3500
Credits: 
3.0
Dept.: 
James Todd
Instructor

This special January term course will feature a combination of lectures, discussions, and debates exploring all aspects of the First Amendment to the United States Constitution. We will meet from 10 to 12 and then take a two hour break for lunch and resume meeting from 2 to 4. Special attention will be paid to current controversies, e.g., President Trump’s criticism of judges and the press and the problem of fake news and lies.