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Future of the First Amendment Media Call

Meeting Description:

Don’t miss this virtual press conference unveiling a new study about social media and the First Amendment, taking place at noon, EST, Friday Sept. 16.

The report, funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, will also be released on Sept. 16 and will go live at 12:01 AM.

Eric Newton, Knight Foundation’s senior adviser to the president, will discuss the surprising new findings of the survey of more than 12,000 high school students.

WHAT: Press conference call on Knight Foundation’s new study on social media and the First Amendment.

WHEN: Noon, EST, Friday, Sept. 16, 2011


  • Eric Newton, senior adviser to the president, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
  • Dr. Kenneth Dautrich, report author, senior researcher at The Pert Group 
  • Ken Paulson, president and CEO, The First Amendment Center

Date: Fri, Sep 16, 2011
Time: 12:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Robertson Adams
 Presenter Information
Eric Newton
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Eric Newton is the Senior Adviser to the President at Knight Foundation

Ken Paulson
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Ken Paulson is president and chief executive officer of the First Amendment Center

Ken Dautrich
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Kenneth Dautrich is an Associate Professor in the Department of Public Policy at the University of Connecticut.