Stop Hazelwood from spreading
You can help prevent Hazelwood by making sure your state has taken the proper precautions to contain it. There are no known side effects to free speech, making it the best antidote to Hazelwood.
If your state doesn't have precautions already in place, become an advocate for yourself and others. Explain to your state and local lawmakers the importance of countering Hazelwood's spread, and tell them how it affects you.
The following resources are designed to help you protect yourself from Hazelwood:
- Know what others have done to treat Hazelwood: This detailed analysis shows how some states have countered the spread of Hazelwood. These examples illustrate proven methods of effectively shutting down Hazelwood.
- FAQ: SPLC consultant Mike Hiestand answers common questions related to Hazelwood and free expression. Read the FAQ for answers to common questions you'll encounter when trying to fight the spread of Hazelwood.
- Learn from others. In this video, California State Sen. Leland Yee and Jim Ewert of the California Newspaper Publishers Association talk about how they put in place the nation's best protection from Hazelwood.
- For more inspiration, listen to this podcast, where Brian Schraum of Washington and Josh Moore of Kentucky talk about how they convinced their states to introduce anti-Hazelwood protections.