All the President's Men: Freedom of the Press
Two journalists are instructed to write a story on the Watergate scandal and exercise their First Amendment rights. The scandal leads to President Nixon's resignation and breaches the trust between him and the American people. The typewriter at the end of the clip prints out details of the scandal as it unfolds over the course of several years.
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Public Discussion Questions
How did the First Amendment have any affect on the Watergate scandal?
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