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Tinker Tour USA makes its last stop at MTHS

Tinker Tour USA makes its last stop at MTHS

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief

May 2, 2014

  Mary Beth Tinker's life changed forever in 1965, when she was just 13 years-old. She received national attention as a plaintiff in the historic Supreme Court case Tinker v. Des Moines. More recently, Tinker and former Student Press Law Center lawyer Mike Hiestand have traveled coast to...

Tinker, Hiestand tour for students’ rights

Tinker, Hiestand tour for students’ rights

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief

November 15, 2013

There’s a bus unlike any other in the country. It’s neither a school bus, nor public transit. It will travel over 15,000 miles along its cross-country “adventure.” It transports a former lawyer and a nurse, its purpose solely to educate students about their rights. Plaintiff in one of the most sig...

Tinker and Hiestand visit to WJEA

Tinker and Hiestand visit to WJEA

By Alyssa Vallester

March 11, 2013

Legendary freedom fighters Mary Beth Tinker and Mike Hiestand kicked off Tinker Tour USA on Saturday, March 9 at Inglemoor High School in Kenmore, teaching students and teachers awareness of their First Amendment rights. “Students should have a say for democracy in their schools. You all have a...

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