Honorary Dinner Chairman: Lawrence Summers, former Secretary of the Treasury and President Emeritus of Harvard University

Hans Bader, Competitive Enterprise Institute
Radley Balko, The Washington Post
Scott & Cyan Banister, IronPort, Zivity
Michael Barone, Washington Examiner, American Enterprise Institute, Co-Author of ‘The Almanac of American Politics’
Dave Barry, Humorist
Adam Bellow, Editorial Director, Broadside Books (HarperCollins) and President, Liberty Island Media
Joan Bertin, National Coalition Against Censorship
Paul Bloom, Professor of psychology and cognitive science, Yale University
David Boaz, The Cato Institute
Bob Corn-Revere, Davis Wright Tremaine
Donald Downs, University of Wisconsin-Madison Professor and President of Committee for Academic Freedom and Rights
Chris Finan, American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression
Nick Gillespie, ReasonTV
Lance Gould, The Huffington Post
Roy Gutterman, Syracuse University Newhouse School’s Tully Center for Free Speech
Jonathan Haidt, NYU Stern School of Business
Nat Hentoff, Cato Institute
KC Johnson, Brooklyn College
Wendy Kaminer, Author
Derek Khanna, Yale Law School – Information Society Project Fellow
Jennifer Kinsley, Northern Kentucky University
John Leo, Manhattan Institute’s Minding the Campus
Harvey Mansfield, Harvard University
Megan McArdle, Columnist
Alexander McCobin, Students For Liberty
Michael McConnell, Stanford Law School
Chip Mellor, Institute for Justice
Michael Meyers, President, New York Civil Rights Coalition
Anne Neal, American Council of Trustees and Alumni
Cary Nelson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Gerry Ohrstrom, Epicurus Fund
Dorothy Rabinowitz
, The Wall Street Journal
Marc Randazza, Randazza Legal Group and The Legal Satyricon
Jonathan Rauch, Brookings Institution
Glenn Reynolds, Instapundit
Jeffrey Rosen, National Constitution Center
Julian Sanchez, Cato
John Searle, University of California, Berkeley
Michael Shermer, Scientific American, Skeptic Magazine
Lenore Skenazy, Free Range Kids
Christina Hoff Sommers, American Enterprise Institute, Author
Bret StephensThe Wall Street Journal
John Tierney, Science Writer and the Co-Author of ‘Willpower’
Mary Beth Tinker, Tinker Tour USA
Sue Udry, Defending Dissent Foundation
Eugene Volokh, UCLA School of Law and The Volokh Conspiracy
Bridgett Wagner, The Heritage Foundation
George Will, The Washington Post; Fox News Channel
Walter E. Williams, George Mason University