Is independent political speech the linchpin of our democracy or its Achilles’ heel? Watch video of this Intelligence Squared debate, from Thursday night at the National Constitution Center.
For the motion are Floyd Abrams, First Amendment authority & Partner, Cahill Gordon & Reindel, and Nadine Strossen, former President, ACLU & Professor, New York Law School.
Against the motion are Burt Neuborne, Professor, NYU Law & Founding Legal Director, Brennan Center for Justice, and Zephyr Teachout, Associate Professor, Fordham Law & former National Director, Sunlight Foundation.
You can watch the debate in the player below or at the following link: http://fora.tv/2014/06/26/Money_Spent_on_Political_Speech_Cannot_Be_Limited