The First Amendment

Free Speech - means I can say what I want...

Freedom of press- is the freedom of communication and expression through mediums including various electronic media and published materials.

Freedom of speech- is the political right to communicate one's opinions and ideas. The term freedom of expression is sometimes used synonymously, but includes any act of seeking, receiving and imparting information or ideas, regardless of the medium used.

Freedom of assembly- sometimes used interchangeably with the freedom of association, is the individual right or ability to come together and collectively express, promote, pursue, and defend their ideas. The right to freedom of association is recognized as a human right, political right and civil liberty.

Freedom of petition- The right to petition government for redress of grievances is the right to make a complaint to, or seek the assistance of, one's government, without fear of punishment or reprisals.

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