Founding Statement
February 4, 2002
Free Speech

The Next Move
October 8, 2005

"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment
of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof,
or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press,
or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and
to petition the Government for a redress of grievances."

- U.S. Constitution, Amendment I

"1. Everyone has the right to freedom of expression. This right shall
include freedom to hold opinions and to receive and impart information
and ideas without interference
by public authority and regardless of frontiers.
2. The freedom and pluralism of the media shall be respected. "

- A Constitution for Europe, Article II-71 (ratification pending)

"Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression;
this right includes freedom to hold opinions without interference
and to seek, receive and impart information and ideas through
any media and regardless of frontiers

- Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Article 19