Free Speech


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.

– First Amendment to the United States Constitution


National Free Speech Week is October 18-24, 2021

CLICK HERE for more information on how you can celebrate National Free Speech Week.

At ‘Ōlelo, free speech is paramount and we are dedicated to providing training, equipment, and services to empower the voices of the people of O‘ahu.

O‘ahu Free Speech

O‘ahu Free Speech is ‘Ōlelo’s revamped open mic service offered to all O‘ahu residents without censorship. It is your opportunity to exercise your First Amendment right. Click on the logo below to learn how you can create a message up to five minutes in length about an issue important to you.