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This edition: Collision Course I

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Episode Details

When an avowed anti-immigrant extremist plans to speak at a rally, the city must grapple with some difficult freedom-of-speech issues. Theme: First Amendment rights and responsibilities and freedom of speech. Key Concepts: the importance of freedom of expression; how the Constitution protects freedom of expression; the role freedom of expression played in drawing immigrants to the U.S.; the patterns of immigration in the U.S. population. Turning Points: Illustrates how immigrants from many different origins all share the same freedoms as U.S. citizens.