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Crash Course Government and Politics

Freedom of Speech: Crash Course Government #25

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Today, FINALLY, Craig is going to talk about Free Speech! Now, free speech is so important because it not only allows you to critique the government, but it also protects you from the government. But it's essential to remember that not ALL speech is protected equally under the First Amendment.

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Crash Course Government and Politics

Media Regulation: Crash Course Government #45

We return to the media by seeing how the government interacts with the content we see.

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Media Regulation: Crash Course Government #45

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Crash Course Government and Politics

Media Institution: Crash Course Government #44

Today we look at the rather thorny issue of the media and its role in politics.

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Media Institution: Crash Course Government #44

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Interest Group Formation: Crash Course Government #43

Last week we talked about special interest groups, but why have them in the first place?

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Interest Group Formation: Crash Course Government #43

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Crash Course Government and Politics

Interest Groups: Crash Course Government #42

Craig sets his sights on a hot topic: money in politics.

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Interest Groups: Crash Course Government #42

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