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2017 Free Speech Award Ceremony

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Montgomery McCracken

123 South Broad Street

Philadelphia, PA 19109

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American INSIGHT

2017 Free Speech Award Ceremony

Limited Seating!

Tickets sold in advance only; No tickets sold at the door


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KAREN CURRY

Former NBC + CNN Bureau Chief


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BEN WIZNER

Director, American Civil Liberties Union's Speech, Privacy, and Technology Project

For more 15 years, Wizner has worked at the intersection of civil liberties and national security, litigating numerous cases involving airport security policies, government watch lists, surveillance practices, targeted killing, and torture. He appears regularly in the global media, has testified before Congress, and is an adjunct professor at New York University School of Law. Since July of 2013, Ben Wizner has been the principal legal advisor to NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.


TARQUIN RAMSAY

2017 Free Speech Award-winning filmmaker of "Free Speech Fear Free"

Tarquin Ramsay is an award-winning 22 year old investigative filmmaker based in London. Tarquin began a career in investigative reporting at the age of 16 when he co-founded youth media organization newsPeeks. Its aim is to produce independent investigative media for and by young people by bringing emerging reporters together with the world's most renowned whistleblowers, hackers and investigative journalists. American INSIGHT's 2017 Free Speech Award-winning film, "Free Speech Fear Free," asks what is free speech? and investigates the lurking threat of surveillance.



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