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Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.
I have a question regarding the First Amendment that I am a little unsure about. We are guaranteed freedom of speech by the Constitution. However, does that only apply to the federal government's relationship with the people, specifically with Congress, OR does it apply to everyday life, such as in the work place and at schools? In other words, does the First Amendment protect our freedom of speech everywhere?