Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission & the First Amendment

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Should Congress be allowed to limit the amount of money a corporation spends to support a political candidate? Here you'll find a fantastic lesson plan and activities to help your young citizens approach this question.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • When offering information on recent events surrounding case decision, include videos on media reaction, arguments 
Classroom Considerations

  • Be sure to update class on recent events surrounding the case
  • It will take some time to review material and prepare activities
Pros

  • Detailed discussion points for video (including specific times to pause)
  • Wealth of supporting materials, including deliberation/discussion guide and reflection, newspaper articles, homework assignment handout, and commentary essays
Cons

  • None