Alexandra Widas  //  9/24/17  //  Topic Update


President Trump’s attacks on the press and free speech are unprecedented threats, but there are legal avenues to push back on his use of the “bully podium,” write Anne Tindall and Ben Berwick of Protect Democracy at Take Care.

 Sean Spicer threatened legal action against a reporter who questioned him about notes Spicer took at the Republican National Convention (The Hill).


Updates | The Week of January 22, 2018

1/28/18  //  Daily Update

Hundreds of thousands of people participated worldwide in Women's Marches on Saturday, protesting the first year of the Trump administration and supporting women's rights.

Updates | The Week of January 15, 2018

1/14/18  //  Daily Update

President Trump vows to strengthen libel laws after the release of Fire and Fury.

Zachary Piaker

Columbia Law School

Updates | The Week of December 18, 2017

12/24/17  //  Daily Update

A federal district court in Michigan has upheld a right to display signs depicting aborted fetuses. Environmental Protection Agency employees who publicly criticized the Trump administration had their e-mails scrutinized by a Republican campaign research group.