FREE SPEECH CELEBRATION, U.S. SENATE.
These videos were filmed at the celebration of the enactment of the 2010 SPEECH Act, a federal anti-libel law initiated by the American Center for Democracy (ACD). Congressmen, ACD board members, free speech activists and others gathered in the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing room on Capitol Hill on September 20, 2010.
Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL)
Representative Steve Cohen (D-TN)
Former Director of CIA R. James Woolsey
Former Assistant Secretary of Defense, Richard Perle
First Amendment Attorney, Floyd Abrams
Professor Ruth Wedgwood
Judy Platt, Association of American Publishers
Dr. Rachel Ehrenfeld
Josh London, ZOA