What: You’re invited to join the Religious Freedom Center of the Newseum Institute for a stimulating and timely discussion about the assault on free speech taking place on educational campuses throughout America. G listen and learn from First Amendment lawyer Greg Lukianoff, who has been battling censorship at America’s colleges and universities for over a decade, how fanaticism for debate and dissent on today’s campus hovers the freedom of every citizen. Look forward to a reception and book signing to follow the discussion. Check press specs listing three little known facts about Lukianoff:
- Greg Lukianoff is the president of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) and the author of “Unlearning Liberty: Campus Censorship and the End of American Debate” (expanded paperback edition releases on March 11, 2014).
- He was the first ever recipient of the Playboy Foundation Freedom of Expression Award and has also received the Ford Hall Forum’s Louis P. and Evelyn Smith First Amendment Award on behalf of FIRE.
- Lukianoff is a graduate of American University and of Stanford Law School, where he focused on First Amendment and constitutional law.
Who: Open to general public whereas, the program is free, but registration is required. Click here to RSVP.
When: Knight Conference Center at the Newseum ~ 555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20001
Where: Monday, March 10, 2014 starts at 6:30 p.m.
FYI: Just in case you can’t make it in person? No, worries watch the live stream here on newseum.org and join in on the conversation on Twitter using hashtag #unlearningliberty.
Be sure to check out the attached video titled, "Google's Censorship Data Shows Alarming Results."
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