Is “Protest” a Bad Word? Policies Boom to Ban Protest in the 21st Century
What are protest rights, and how has the criminalization of protest affected these rights? Why do protest rights matter? This Instagram Live conversation will highlight key findings from PEN America’s recent report on anti-protest legislation, Arresting Dissent: Legislative Restrictions on the Right to Protest, and answer our community’s most pressing questions about the increased criminalization of protest, and how it affects BIPOC communities. Join us for a live conversation featuring Tiffany Roberts and Nora Benavidez.
For more information, visit the PEN America link here: Is Protest A Bad Word?