Joining the podcast today is Bradley Polumbo, a student at U of Massachusetts and a Young Voices Advocate. He wrote about the conundrum of this case inSpiked and came on to talk through the implications of the courts soon to be handed down ruling.
Lucy Steigerwald is an editor for Young Voices and also a witness to the strangest march on Washington in recent memory. Earlier this month, three thousand people who call themselves Juggalo’s descended on DC to march, protest and listen to music in spite of the FBI labeling them a gang. Lucy joins the podcast today to tell about what she saw, explain the free speech debate around the event and also chatter about recent happenings with Young Voices Advocates.
Illinois Senate has passed a resolution to label white nationalism and neo-Nazism as threats, with the potential to be catalysts for domestic terrorism. This resolution could have unintended consequences, though. Liz Wolfe, managing editor at Young Voices, joins us to break down the legislation, and how millennials speak about free speech.