The Rise and Fall of Free Speech in America


Read by Chuck Williamson

(2 stars; 3 reviews)

The Rise and Fall of Free Speech in America was D.W. Griffith's first response to the attacks made on The Birth of a Nation. In it he played on the 'intolerance' of those who would not permit him freedom of speech in his films. This view on intolerance led directly to the creation of the film of the same name. Summary by The University of Exeter.

(1 hr 8 min)

Chapters

00 - Why Censor the Motion Picture -- The Laboring Man's University? 1:44 Read by Chuck Williamson
01 - The Rise and Fall of Free Speech in America 27:05 Read by Chuck Williamson
02 - The Late Mayor Gaynor's Censorship Veto 10:45 Read by Chuck Williamson
03 - The Motion Picture Censor 2:39 Read by Chuck Williamson
04 - Editorial Expression on Censorship 10:01 Read by Chuck Williamson
05 - Press Censorship in Russia 4:35 Read by Chuck Williamson
06 - Federal License of Moving Pictures 9:17 Read by Chuck Williamson
07 - The Censorship Dragon 2:05 Read by Chuck Williamson

Reviews

America ? or usa ? jesus chris ? whos that.? the imaginary god ?

(0.5 stars)