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Want to know what is on our minds? Find blog posts written here, by the City Club staff, members, and partners. Every week you can find a new edition of #FreeSpeech in the News — a collection of related stories, commentary, and opinions on free speech in the 21st century that’s making the news. You’ll also find takes on current events, past forums, and issues surrounding Northeast Ohio. Read on for all things City Club.

Wednesday, February 07, 2018

A Century Ago, Progressives Were the Ones Shouting ‘Fake News’

Bliss Davis, Content Coordinator, The City Club of Cleveland

by Matthew Jordan, Associate Professor of Media Studies, Pennsylvania State University Donald Trump may well be remembered as the president who cried “fake news.” It started after the inauguration,whenhe used it to discredit stories about the size of the crowd at his inauguration. He hasn’t let up since, labeling any criticism and negative coverage as “fake.” Just...

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Monday, February 05, 2018

#FREESPEECH IN THE NEWS: FEBRUARY 5, 2018

Bliss Davis, Content Coordinator, The City Club of Cleveland

As the Citadel of Free Speech here in Cleveland, we work to protect and promote the basis of our democracy by sharing related stories, commentary, and opinions on free speech in the 21st century. Here's what's making the news – and what you should know about – in the past week. “The president does not have...

Monday, February 05, 2018

Listen: Julie Lythcott-Haims Reads Exerpts from Her Memoir

Bliss Davis, Content Coordinator, The City Club of Cleveland

Growing up the daughter of an African-American father and a white mother, in Palisades, New York and Madison, Wisconsin, Julie Lythcott-Haims had to navigate a white world. Her newest book, Real American: A Memoir, details her journey in that world - from being a mixed-race teen to her years as a Stanford undergraduate and Harvard...

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Photos: A Look at William O'Neill's Visit to the City Club

Bliss Davis, Content Coordinator, The City Club of Cleveland

William O'Neill visited the City Club on January 30 to discuss his campaign run for Governor of Ohio.

Monday, January 29, 2018

#FREESPEECH IN THE NEWS: JANUARY 29, 2018

Bliss Davis, Content Coordinator, The City Club of Cleveland

As the Citadel of Free Speech here in Cleveland, we work to protect and promote the basis of our democracy by sharing related stories, commentary, and opinions on free speech in the 21st century. Here's what's making the news – and what you should know about – in the past week. “This generation hasn’t lived...

Friday, January 26, 2018

Ireland Ambassador to the U.S. Daniel Mulhall on Immigration

Bliss Davis, Content Coordinator, The City Club of Cleveland

During the Q & A portion of our Friday forum with Ireland Ambassador to the United States Daniel Mulhall, Courtney Ottrix, Communications Director at Global Cleveland asked about immigration. Watch the exchange below:

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