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Washington DC is where America comes to voice its opinion, on a national stage, about everything under the sun. We can even stand at the president's doorstep to let him (or her) know how we feel. It says so in the First Amendment.
However, the National Park Service (NPS) is proposing new rules that will change how people use the National Mall, the section of Pennsylvania Avenue right outside the White House, and several other parks around DC. If passed, these rules make demonstration more difficult in these areas, for example slapping fees on permits for demonstrations and protests.
Regardless of whether or not you agree with a specific protest, it is essential that we keep these spaces open and accessible as platforms for expressing the First Amendment. Any hindrances, and fees in particular, will affect groups or people with less resources, and creates an uneven platform for protest.