Category: FSFP Updates

FSFP Welcomes New Special Counsel Gillian Cassell-Stiga

We are excited to welcome Gillian Cassell-Stiga to the Free Speech For People team as our new Special Counsel. Before joining Free Speech For People, Ms. Cassell Stiga was an associate at Beldock Levine & Hoffman LLP in New York, where she litigated federal civil rights cases nationally, with particular focus on speech and assembly,
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FSFP Welcomes Our 2020 Summer Legal Advocacy Program Interns!

Free Speech For People is pleased to announce our summer 2020 Legal Advocacy Program interns! We appreciate the talent, time, and commitment to defending our democracy that these law students bring to the Free Speech For People team. Learn more about our new Legal Advocacy Program interns below! Travis Arbon is a rising second-year student
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Free Speech For People Statement on Reports That U.S Senators Sold Stock Following Confidential COVID-19 Briefings.

The news that at least two U.S. Senators, Richard Burr (R-NC) and Kelly Loeffler (R-GA), sold major holdings of stock, apparently after receiving confidential briefings on the spread and severity of the coronavirus pandemic, but just before public revelations of that information caused the stock market to crash, is a gut punch to Americans whose
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Free Speech For People to Hire Director of Organizational Development

Free Speech For People employs legal strategies to renew our democracy and defend our United States Constitution: we stand in support of “we the people.” Founded on the day of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United ruling, Free Speech For People envisions a reinvigorated democracy in which all people have an equal voice and an equal vote. We advance
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Summer 2020 legal internships at Free Speech For People

Come join the campaign to reclaim democracy for the people! Free Speech For People, a national nonpartisan nonprofit organization, was founded in 2010 after the Supreme Court’s Citizens United v. FEC decision.  We’re working to renew our democracy and reclaim our Constitution for We the People, not big money and corporate interests, and to challenge President Trump’s unprecedented
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FSFP Welcomes New Counsel Courtney Hostetler

We are thrilled to welcome Courtney Hostetler to the Free Speech For People team as our new Counsel. Before joining Free Speech For People, Ms. Hostetler served as staff attorney for South Coastal Counties Legal Services, where she helped low-income clients recover damages for wage theft and employment discrimination, and obtained special education services for
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Together We Rise: A Look At Our Recent Accomplishments

Free Speech For People has made huge progress on the road to a democracy that truly represents the people. We’re at a turning point in our nation’s history and we’re doubling down to seize this historic moment.  We need your help to continue preserving and protecting our democracy. This and future generations deserve a country
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FSFP Welcomes Our New Communications Volunteer!

Free Speech For People is pleased to announce that Jacob Fridman will be joining as a volunteer to assist with our social media and communications work for the summer. Thank you, Jacob, for committing your time and talent to the team. Learn more about Jacob below!   Jacob Fridman is a rising junior at Gann
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