Category Archive for "School Newspapers"

Lindsay Shepherd, my hero

Nov 21 2017

Below are some audio highlights from the reprimanding session between a graduate student, Lindsay Shepard and her supervising faculty at Wilfrid Laurier…

MWO celebrates Free Speech Week, partners with NK defectors

Nov 20 2016

Jackson Hole, Wyoming – In celebration of national Free Speech Week (October 17-21, 2016, www.freespeechweek.org/) Minds Wide Open founder and former alternative weekly…

University fires newspaper mentor for publishing ‘drown the bunnies’ comment

Feb 10 2016

Here is a disturbing story in today’s New York Times about Mount St. Mary’s University’s (MD) administrator’s efforts to silence its critics. According…

EU youth publish graphic novel exposing limitations on press

Nov 28 2015

  November 28, 2015 – Here is a great story about the European Youth Press and how they created and published a…

Local Jackson paper covers free speech issues, cites MWO

Oct 28 2015

Jackson Hole, WY – Local paper, Planet Jackson Hole, published a nice overview of some recent free speech issues in Jackson Hole,…

JH Community School and MWO celebrate Free Speech Week

Oct 26 2015

Jackson Hole, WY – During the week of October 19, 2015 I spent several days at the Jackson Hole Community School teaching…

MWO proposes intertribal youth-led newspaper

Oct 22 2015

Wind River Indian Reservation/Lander, WY – Today I traveled to the Wind River Indian Reservation to meet with 200 youth members of the…

Students angry principal wants to edit their paper

Sep 15 2015

Here’s a story from Daily Caller about the Woodrow Wilson High School newspaper and a little problem they’re having with their principal.…

Helping youth exposed to conflict understand their rights to freedom of expression in order to build a more peaceful society.