Video: Fighting for students’ freedom of speech

Brooke Bean


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The Michigan Senate Committee of the Judiciary unanimously passed a student press freedom bill in March. This video shows why it’s important with clips from the bill’s hearing and U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp’s speech on the Senate floor.

Music: Wayfaring Blues by Skill_Borrower (c) 2015, Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial (3.0) license. Video by SPLC intern Brooke Bean.

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