Azhar Majeed

About Azhar Majeed

Azhar Majeed, a native of Grosse Pointe, Michigan, received a B.A. in Political Science with a minor in History from the University of Michigan in 2004. He is also a 2007 graduate of the University of Michigan Law School. As an undergraduate, his academic interests included comparative constitutional law and political philosophy, particularly from the time period of the Enlightenment. During law school, Azhar represented the University of Michigan at the 2006 Tulane International Moot Court competition. Azhar was one of FIRE’s inaugural Robert H. Jackson Legal Fellows and was also a FIRE legal intern in 2005.


Commentary

  • Columbia Students and Faculty Eye Policy Reform, But Should Focus on ‘Red Light’ Rating, December 9, 2014

  • Butler Removes Free Speech Zone From Demonstrations Policy, Sets Positive Example, September 8, 2014

  • Professor Explains Why Restrictive Social Media Policies Are So Harmful, May 30, 2014

  • FIRE Critiques White House Task Force’s Recommendations at ‘National Review Online’ and ‘Huffington Post’, May 8, 2014

  • ‘USA Today’ Gets It Right on Trigger Warnings in Higher Education, April 25, 2014

  • Virginia Postrel Asks, ‘How Much Free Speech Will Your Child Have at College?’, April 23, 2014

  • University of Chicago Professor in ‘Tribune’: Whither Free Speech?, March 25, 2014

  • Student Papers at U of Alabama, U of Vermont Demonstrate the Value of a Free Press, February 27, 2014

  • Vindicating Freedom of the Press from Alaska to Wisconsin, February 25, 2014

  • Eighth Circuit to Hear Oral Arguments in Teresa Wagner’s Political Bias Case, February 14, 2014

  • Why UVa’s Bias Incident Policy Earns a ‘Green Light’, January 20, 2014

  • What Makes a ‘Green Light’ Computer Use Policy?, January 10, 2014

  • Why NC State’s ‘Civility Statement’ Earns a ‘Green Light’, January 3, 2014

  • Why Mississippi State’s Harassment Policy Earns a ‘Green Light’, December 27, 2013

  • Former FIRE Intern on Brandeis President’s Unfortunate Legacy, November 26, 2013

  • FIRE Reminds U. of Alabama Again About Opening Up Campus to Free Speech, October 17, 2013

  • ‘Chronicle’ Commentary Praises ‘Demers’ Decision, Protection for Academic Freedom, September 30, 2013

  • FIRE Examines Latest on OCR, University of Montana in ‘Chicago Daily Law Bulletin’, September 19, 2013

  • Writing for EFF, Creeley and Perrino Examine Students’ Online Speech Rights, July 10, 2013

  • How the ‘Blueprint’ Exacerbates the Already Problematic Abuse of ‘Harassment’ on Campus, June 13, 2013

  • How Colleges Label Protected Speech as ‘Harassment’–And Why the DOJ and ED Have Made Matters Worse, June 12, 2013

  • ‘Washington Post’ Rolls Up the ‘Blueprint’, June 7, 2013

  • Peter Wood Adds to ‘Blueprint’ Chorus in ‘Minding the Campus’, June 6, 2013

  • Free Speech Lawsuit Costs Iowa Community College Nearly $14,000, May 30, 2013

  • More Examples of Actionable Sexual Harassment Under the ‘Blueprint’, May 28, 2013

  • Creeley in ‘Huffington Post': Fed’s New Campus Mandate Silences Sarah Silverman, Salt-n-Pepa, Ciara, May 15, 2013

  • Victory for Free Speech: Iowa College Folds, Settling Student’s Challenge to Free Speech Zone, May 9, 2013

  • Students Strive to Open Florida State’s Campus to More Free Speech, April 12, 2013

  • Letter to Editor on ‘National Failure of Student Discipline Codes’, April 1, 2013

  • After Expulsion for Online Speech, Nursing Student’s Lawsuit Proceeds, March 28, 2013

  • FIRE’s Robert Shibley Weighs in on BDS Controversy at Brooklyn College, March 20, 2013

  • Advocating for Free Speech at Pitzer College, Claremont University Consortium, March 14, 2013

  • ‘Augusta Chronicle’ on the ‘Defeat of Tyranny’ at Valdosta State, March 12, 2013

  • FIRE’s Peter Bonilla Speaking at Montclair State Tonight, March 7, 2013

  • At Georgia Gwinnett College, SGA Resolution Expresses Students’ Desire for Free Speech, March 1, 2013

  • U. of Alabama Paper: ‘Harlem Shake’ Incident Demonstrates Need to Review Restrictive Speech Policy, February 20, 2013

  • The Unique Free Speech Challenges Facing Student Satire and Humor, February 1, 2013

  • Newspaper Thefts: A Pernicious Form of Mob Censorship, January 30, 2013

  • Funding Threats as a Censorship Tactic Against Student Newspapers, January 29, 2013

  • ‘Star-Ledger’ Columnist Shreds Montclair State’s Treatment of Joseph Aziz, January 21, 2013

  • Illinois State Must Make Clear Aspirational Nature of ‘Speech Code of the Month’ Policy, January 15, 2013

  • David Moshman on ‘Unlearning Liberty’ and 25 Years of ‘Hazelwood’, January 9, 2013

  • Student Paper Notes That Even After Litigation, University of Cincinnati Earns a ‘Red Light’, January 8, 2013

  • ‘Times-Picayune’ Laments Poor State of Free Speech on Louisiana Campuses, December 31, 2012

  • Robert Tackles the Year in Free Speech on Campus in ‘Daily Caller’, December 27, 2012

  • Students Fight for Free Speech at Pitzer Despite Facing Hurdles on Campus, December 7, 2012

  • ‘Brown Daily Herald’: Promote the Marketplace of Ideas, December 4, 2012

  • ‘Daily Tar Heel’ on Jammie Price Case at Appalachian State, December 3, 2012

  • ‘Michigan Capitol Confidential’: State of Michigan Has Too Many Speech Codes, November 26, 2012

  • Funding Victory For Religious and Political Student Groups at Texas A&M, November 21, 2012

  • LSU Sued by Student, ADF over Free Speech Zone, November 5, 2012

  • Alum: Whittier College Must Do Much Better on Student Speech, October 26, 2012

  • ‘Daily Tar Heel’ Editorial Board: Get Rid of UNC’s Speech Codes, September 20, 2012

  • ‘LA Times’ Quotes FIRE’s Will Creeley on UC ‘Hate Speech’ Issue, September 19, 2012

  • Learning and Unlearning Liberty at the U. of Cincinnati, August 28, 2012

  • SUNY System Refuses to Fix Unconstitutional Bias Incident Policy, August 23, 2012

  • FIRE Cited in University Policy, But Speech Code Gets It Wrong on ‘Cyberbullying’, August 16, 2012

  • University of Alabama Protects Rights of Religious Student Groups, July 31, 2012

  • Associated Press and ‘Oregonian': Portland State Student Expelled for Alleged “Threat”, July 27, 2012

  • FERPA Strikes Again, This Time in Iowa, July 13, 2012

  • Eastern Michigan Stands By Speech Code, Defying Legal Clarity, July 12, 2012

  • Ninth Circuit: UC Davis Student May Sue Police Over ‘Pepperball’ Incident, July 12, 2012

  • ‘Starkville Daily News’ on Mississippi State’s Green Light, July 11, 2012

  • University Lawyers Frustrated by OCR Mandate, June 29, 2012

  • Colorado College Remains in the ‘Red’, June 21, 2012

  • University of Chicago Student Makes Clear the Threats to Student Rights Presented by OCR, Bias Incident Policies, May 8, 2012

  • FIRE to Stanford Graduate Student Council: Protect Students’ Due Process, May 3, 2012

  • Students at Virginia Commonwealth Protest Proposed Policy on Demonstrations, April 24, 2012

  • The Benefits of Listening to Other Views, April 19, 2012

  • Student: Tufts Must Improve Free Speech Record, April 11, 2012

  • ‘Huffington Post’: Catholic Group Withdraws from Vanderbilt over New Policy, April 9, 2012

  • Does Harvard Deserve to be on the ‘Worst Colleges’ List?, April 5, 2012

  • Western Kentucky Removes Restrictions on Social Media, but Policy Remains a ‘Red Light’, March 23, 2012

  • Supreme Court Declines Cert in ‘Alpha Delta,’ Allowing Ninth Circuit’s Unfortunate Ruling to Stand, March 21, 2012

  • KU’s Student Senate Votes to Protect Students’ Speech Rights, March 19, 2012

  • Robert in ‘Daily Caller’: U of Cincinnati Has It Coming with Student Lawsuit Challenging Restrictive Policy, February 24, 2012

  • Newspaper Thefts at Florida Atlantic Turn Out to Be Honest Mistake, February 22, 2012

  • Idaho State Faculty Sue University and President Alleging First Amendment Violations, February 16, 2012

  • ‘Watauga Democrat’ on FIRE’s ‘Spotlight’ Report, Appalachian State’s Speech Codes, February 14, 2012

  • Richard Epstein and John Yoo on OCR, Due Process, and Title IX, February 10, 2012

  • Towson University Should Not ‘Absolutely Want’ to be a ‘Yellow Light’ School, February 10, 2012

  • Greg in ‘Huffington Post’ on Eleventh Circuit’s Important Message to University Administrators, February 9, 2012

  • Minnesota Supreme Court Hears Oral Arguments in ‘Tatro,’ with Student Speech Rights at Stake, February 9, 2012

  • Student Papers at UGA, Utah State on Schools’ ‘Red Light’ Ratings, February 8, 2012

  • ‘Daily Tar Heel’ Article Shows that Free Speech Has a Long Way to Go at UNC, January 30, 2012

  • Student Paper Points Out Flaws in Iowa State’s ‘Red Light’ Harassment Policies, January 25, 2012

  • Robert in ‘Daily Caller’: Syracuse’s Free Speech Promises Are Worthless, January 23, 2012

  • 2011 A Year of Big Wins for FIRE’s Individual Rights Education Program, December 23, 2011

  • Eleventh Circuit Rejects Court Order for Keeton, Graduate Student Seeking to Prevent Expulsion, December 20, 2011

  • Prosecutor Coughs Up $425,000 for Violating Student’s First Amendment Rights, December 13, 2011

  • 30 Years Later, Supreme Court’s Ruling in ‘Widmar v. Vincent’ Still Key for Religious, and Nonreligious, Expression on Campus, December 9, 2011

  • Following OCR Directive, Cornell Threatens Students’ Due Process Rights in Sexual Assault Cases, November 23, 2011

  • Naomi Schaefer Riley in ‘Chronicle’ on the Need to Allow Room for Law Enforcement to Handle Campus Crime, November 18, 2011

  • Eleventh Circuit Hears Arguments in Major Student Rights Case, ‘Barnes v. Zaccari’, November 17, 2011

  • FIRE Releases Statement on Political Activity on Campus for 2012 Election Season, Following Censorship at Grambling State University and Other Colleges, November 9, 2011

  • FIRE and SPLC File ‘Amici’ Brief Before Minnesota Supreme Court in Important Student Speech Case, November 7, 2011

  • With FIRE’s Policy Analysis in Hand, Michigan Tech to Revise ‘Red Light’ Sexual Harassment Policies, November 2, 2011

  • Northwest Florida State College Rejects Imposition of Free Speech Zones, October 25, 2011

  • Controversy over OCR ‘Preponderance’ Mandate Reaches Southern Methodist U., October 24, 2011

  • Editorial in ‘Shelby Star’ Drives the Point Home About CVCC Free Speech Case, October 20, 2011

  • ‘Daily Kansan’ Highlights KU’s Red-Light Speech Codes, but Point Remains to be Made About FIRE’s Speech Code Research, October 19, 2011

  • Student Scrutinizes University of Arizona’s Speech Codes in Campus Op-Ed, October 14, 2011

  • Montana State University Passes New Policy Expanding Areas for Free Speech on Campus, October 6, 2011

  • University of Georgia’s ‘Awful History of Infringing Upon Speech’, September 30, 2011

  • Southwestern College’s New Freedom of Expression Policy Eliminates Unconstitutional ‘Free Speech Patio,’ But Problems Remain, September 29, 2011

  • In ‘Daily Caller,’ Robert Rips on Sam Houston State ‘Box Cutter’ Case, September 23, 2011

  • Texas State’s ‘Common Experience’ on First Amendment Should Begin With Revision of Speech Codes, September 22, 2011

  • FIRE’s Harvey Silverglate and Adam Kissel Take on Harvard’s Civility Pledge at ‘Minding the Campus’, September 13, 2011

  • In Verdict Against Sewanee, Federal Jury Sends Important Message About Proper Handling of Sexual Assault Cases, September 6, 2011

  • University of Arizona Eliminates Unconstitutional Civility Policy, Earns ‘Yellow Light’ Rating from FIRE, September 2, 2011

  • Back to School: What Can University Administrators Do to Uphold Rights on Campus?, August 31, 2011

  • Op-Ed in ‘Boston Herald’ Echoes FIRE’s Back-to-School Warnings About Student Rights, August 29, 2011

  • In ‘New York Post,’ FIRE’s Robert Shibley Warns of the Perils of Freshman Orientation, August 25, 2011

  • Christian Legal Society Chapter Settles Freedom of Association Lawsuit with University of Montana School of Law, August 18, 2011

  • ‘Garcetti’ Issue Comes Up Again, This Time in Seventh Circuit Case at Northeastern Illinois University, August 16, 2011

  • Reaping What Was Sowed by the Supreme Court in ‘Martinez’, Ninth Circuit’s Decision in ‘Alpha Delta’ is a Worrying One for Freedom of Association, August 10, 2011

  • Widener Law School, Dean Ammons Continue to Embarrass Themselves in Professor Connell Case, August 8, 2011

  • ‘Minding the Campus’ Highlights Delaware Professor Jan Blits’ Keynote Address from CFN Conference, August 4, 2011

  • Untangling the Web of Federal Regulations on Campus Sexual Assault, August 2, 2011

  • Faculty Member in Michigan Dismissed for Seemingly Innocuous Facebook Post, July 13, 2011

  • Student Sues College that Banned Him from Graduation for ‘Negative’ Facebook Post, July 8, 2011

  • Despite Letters from FIRE, Macomb Community College Fails to Clarify Student Civility Statement, Rectify Speech Code, July 7, 2011

  • FIRE Board of Advisors Member Christina Hoff Sommers Illustrates Problems with Government’s Sexual Assault Guidance in ‘Chronicle of Higher Education’, June 6, 2011

  • Jeffrey Hadden of ‘Detroit News’ the Latest to Join the Chorus Against OCR’s Policy Guidance, May 31, 2011

  • Harvey and Kyle on ‘Minding the Campus’ on What Yale Should Have Said to OCR, May 24, 2011

  • New OCR Letter Marks Radical Change in Due Process Guidance, May 10, 2011

  • Office for Civil Rights Fails to Acknowledge Free Speech Rights When Addressing ‘Sexual Harassment’ on Campus, May 5, 2011

  • FIRE’s Creeley in ‘Chronicle of Higher Education': ‘Why the Tyler Clementi Act Threatens Free Speech on Campus’, April 11, 2011

  • FIRE Issues Statement in Response to OCR ‘Dear Colleague’ Letter on Universities’ Obligations Regarding Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault, April 4, 2011

  • David French on Cert Petitions to U.S. Supreme Court in Important Student Standing Cases, March 22, 2011

  • Peter Discusses ‘Snyder v. Phelps’ Decision in Latest ‘PolicyMic’ Column, March 16, 2011

  • Local Paper Quotes Will on Wesleyan’s Policy Denying Freedom of Association, February 24, 2011

  • FIRE’s Creeley Hits The College of New Jersey’s Speech Codes in Student Newspaper, February 19, 2011

  • ‘Daily Wildcat’ on University of Arizona’s Red-Light Speech Codes, February 10, 2011

  • Mohammed Cartoon Controversy Cemented Yale’s Place on Our List of ’12 Worst Colleges for Free Speech’, February 2, 2011

  • Why Binghamton University is One of Our ’12 Worst Colleges for Free Speech’, February 1, 2011

  • Column in ‘La Jolla Light’ Highlights Findings of FIRE’s ‘Spotlight’ Report and Issues of College Censorship, January 31, 2011

  • UNLV Adopts New Civility Statement, But Keeps It Strictly Aspirational, January 25, 2011

  • Column: Better Ways to Deal with College Bullying, January 12, 2011

  • As the Year Winds Down, Be Sure to Check Out FIRE’s Collection of Legal Scholarship, December 28, 2010

  • Robert Warns Administrators about Personal Liability in Column for ‘Pajamas Media’, December 28, 2010

  • Hayden Barnes’ Victory in Federal Court, Currently on Appeal to the Eleventh Circuit, is a Major Story to Follow in 2011, December 23, 2010

  • Peter’s Letter to the Editor on Syracuse Case in ‘The Daily Orange’, December 16, 2010

  • ‘Daily Caller’ is Latest to Draw Attention to Federal Harassment Bill’s Threat to Free Speech on Campus, December 15, 2010

  • FIRE Unveils New Pamphlet for Students Interested in Challenging Their College’s Speech Code, December 10, 2010

  • FIRE’s Second CLE Course to be Offered in Pennsylvania on December 10, December 3, 2010

  • Resolutions to Protect Academic Freedom of Faculty at UNC-Chapel Hill, University of Delaware, November 19, 2010

  • ‘Huffington Post’ Picks Up Campus Progress Article on Greg’s ‘CLS v. Martinez’ Talk, November 5, 2010

  • Change Has Come to Southwestern College’s Governing Board; Will It Come to Southwestern’s Policies on Expression?, November 5, 2010

  • After 13 Years, First Amendment Student Newspaper Case Could Cost School $750,000, October 28, 2010

  • ‘Inside Higher Ed’ Quotes Will on Department of Education’s New Anti-Discrimination Guidelines, October 27, 2010

  • Why a New Federal Harassment Law Is a Bad Idea, Part 2, October 22, 2010

  • ‘San Francisco Chronicle’ on Threat of New Federal Harassment Law, October 19, 2010

  • FIRE Asks Ninth Circuit to Grant Rehearing in ‘Ask God What Your Grade Is’ Case, October 12, 2010

  • CFN Conference Attendee Takes the Spirit Back to Campus at University of North Florida, October 11, 2010

  • FIRE Legal Scholarship in ‘Cardozo Public Law, Policy & Ethics Journal': College Administrators Face Loss of Qualified Immunity, October 4, 2010

  • Putting Their Money Where Their Mouth Is, September 29, 2010

  • Victory for First Amendment: Nebraska Supreme Court Exonerates Student Charged with “Breach of the Peace” for Two E-mails, September 24, 2010

  • Federal Court Ruling Recognizes First Amendment Protection for College Newspapers under Illinois State Law, September 21, 2010

  • FIRE’s Robert Shibley Blasts Harrisburg University’s Social Networking Ban in ‘Pajamas Media’, September 17, 2010

  • Grambling State University Bans Use of E-Mail for Core Political Expression, September 16, 2010

  • Let Valdosta State Ruling Be a Warning to University Administrators: Qualified Immunity Will Not Bail You Out, September 10, 2010

  • Red Alert at Johns Hopkins: No ‘Rude’ or ‘Disrespectful’ Expression Allowed, September 8, 2010

  • Student Newspapers at George Washington, Rutgers Take Note of Their Institutions’ Speech Code Ratings, September 7, 2010

  • In Reversal, UCLA Temporarily Halts Retaliation Against Whistleblowing Professor, September 2, 2010

  • Reminder to Attorneys in New York and Pennsylvania: Sign Up Now for FIRE’s CLE Course!, September 1, 2010

  • ‘Chronicle’ Highlights Study of Administrative Bloat at Nation’s Universities, August 20, 2010

  • FIRE’s CLE Course Now Approved for Attorneys in Pennsylvania, August 19, 2010

  • ADF’s David Hacker on Civility Codes as Speech Codes, August 12, 2010

  • FIRE to Offer Continuing Legal Education Course on First Amendment Law on Campus, August 2, 2010

  • Why the Claremont University Consortium Should Revise Its Policy on ‘Bias Related Incidents’, July 28, 2010

  • Washington State University Appears to Have Gotten the Message on Bias Reporting Protocols; Will Other Universities?, July 23, 2010

  • National Association of Scholars Draws Attention to University of Iowa Faculty Applicant’s Lawsuit Alleging Viewpoint Discrimination, July 15, 2010

  • In ‘Chronicle’ Article, Higher Education Experts Disavow the Notion that University Policies Are Safe After ‘Martinez’, July 2, 2010

  • Dispute Over Scope of Hastings Policy Underscores Narrowness of ‘Martinez’ Decision, June 30, 2010

  • FIRE Legal Scholarship: Kelly Sarabyn’s ‘Prescribing Orthodoxy’ Published in ‘Cardozo Public Law, Policy and Ethics Journal’, June 16, 2010

  • New Florida State Law Protects First Amendment Rights in Schools, June 9, 2010

  • Ninth Circuit’s ‘Rodriguez’ Decision Affirms the Proper Scope of Harassment Law with Regard to Freedom of Speech, May 28, 2010

  • Speech Codes, Economic Incentives, and Qualified Immunity, May 24, 2010

  • Introducing Meghan Grizzle, May 21, 2010

  • Incoming FIRE Intern Urges Reform of Bucknell University’s Speech Codes, May 11, 2010

  • Cornell Professor Finds Himself in Hot Water–An Ironic Reminder of the Value of Due Process, April 30, 2010

  • In Pages of ‘Washington Times,’ FIRE’s Robert Shibley Takes Apart Duke’s Outrageous Sexual Misconduct Policy, April 15, 2010

  • Between Tarleton State and Gallaudet, Where Will Students’ Ideas Receive a Fair Shake?, April 13, 2010

  • SFSU Policy Change Just Another in a Long Line of Free Speech Zone Reversals, April 7, 2010

  • Staff Editorial in UCSD ‘Guardian’ Gets It Right on Proposed Hate Speech Bill, April 2, 2010

  • Community College Student in New York Wins Victory for Free Speech, March 23, 2010

  • American Council on Education’s Supreme Court Brief Gets It Wrong on ‘Martinez’, March 17, 2010

  • ‘Columbia Spectator’ Examines Student Rights at Columbia, March 11, 2010

  • Pope Center Report Reveals Threats to Free Speech at North Carolina’s Universities, February 18, 2010

  • Cornell University Assembly Votes to Pass Disputed Non-Discrimination Clause in Campus Code of Conduct, February 11, 2010

  • President Obama to Nation’s Universities: It’s Time to Cut Costs, January 29, 2010

  • ‘Cornell Daily Sun’ Explores Important Freedom of Association Issue, Previews Upcoming Supreme Court Decision in ‘Martinez’, January 20, 2010

  • Calling All Law Students: Apply Now for FIRE’s Summer Legal Internship, January 6, 2010

  • Another Year, Another Speech Code Falls in Court: ‘Lopez v. Candaele,’ 2009’s Big Win, and What it Means Going Forward, December 30, 2009

  • Federal District Court in California Rejects Using ‘Garcetti’ to Dismiss Professor’s First Amendment Claim in FIRE Case, December 21, 2009

  • FIRE Co-founder Harvey Silverglate Blogging on ‘Volokh Conspiracy’ All This Week, December 15, 2009

  • University of Michigan Student Assembly Does the Right Thing, Scraps Proposal to Lower Standard of Evidence, December 11, 2009

  • Nebraska ‘Breach of the Peace’ Case Reaches Oral Argument, Receives Local Media Attention, December 4, 2009

  • Tulane University Contemplates Adopting ‘Preponderance of Evidence’ Standard for Student Judiciary Affairs, December 2, 2009

  • Spotlight on Speech Codes at University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, November 30, 2009

  • FIRE Legal Scholarship on Speech Codes Published in ‘Georgetown Journal of Law & Public Policy’, November 18, 2009

  • Defying the Constitution: The Rise, Persistence, And Prevalence Of Campus Speech Codes, November 18, 2009

  • University System of Maryland Regents Choose First Amendment, Reject Policy on Pornography, November 13, 2009

  • AAUP Report Recommends National and Local Responses to Legal Threat to Academic Freedom, November 12, 2009

  • Victory for First Amendment on Campus: Federal Court Grants Temporary Restraining Order Against Free Speech Zone, Permitting ‘Empty Holster’ Protest, November 6, 2009

  • Media Picks Up on Insanity at California’s Southwestern College, November 4, 2009

  • Yale Law Professor Misses the Point on Censorship of Political Cartoons, October 16, 2009

  • Jytte Klausen, Author of ‘The Cartoons That Shook the World,’ Speaks at Yale and Confronts One of Her Censors, October 2, 2009

  • FIRE’s Will Creeley in ‘Providence Journal’, September 23, 2009

  • Victory for Free Speech: Federal Court Rules That Injunction Against Speech Code Will Stand, September 22, 2009

  • FIRE Celebrates National Constitution Day, September 17, 2009

  • Temple Student Newspaper Whitewashes Temple’s Terrible Track Record on Student Speech, September 8, 2009

  • Jessica Corry Weighs in on ‘HLR’ Case Comment at ‘Human Events’, August 28, 2009

  • ‘Chronicle’ Article Highlights Upcoming Book on Increased Campus Litigation, August 26, 2009

  • Faculty Applicant at Iowa College of Law Files Suit Alleging Viewpoint Discrimination in Hiring, August 12, 2009

  • Victory for Freedom of Expression: University of Texas Permanently Suspends Window Posting Ban, July 30, 2009

  • Forbes Magazine: Colleges Should Cut Down on Administrative Bureaucracy, July 16, 2009

  • Student Newspaper Criticizes University Abuses of FERPA, June 1, 2009

  • FIRE Legal Scholarship: Article on Misapplication of Peer Harassment Law Published in ‘Journal of College and University Law’, May 7, 2009

  • The Misapplication of Peer Harassment Law on College and University Campuses and the Loss of Student Speech Rights, May 7, 2009

  • FIRE Files Amicus Brief Urging Supreme Court to Hear Student Freedom of Association Case, April 30, 2009

  • Faculty at University of Michigan Advocate for Greater Speech Rights, March 11, 2009

  • Greg on ‘Huffington Post’: Michigan State Still Has Work to Do, February 6, 2009

  • FIRE’s 2009 ‘Spotlight’ Report: Not News?, January 7, 2009

  • Repression of Political Speech and Activity Abounds on College Campuses in 2008, December 24, 2008

  • Michigan State University Joins ‘Worst of the Worst’ on FIRE’s Red Alert List, December 11, 2008

  • Censorship of Partisan Speech Revisited, September 24, 2008

  • The Third Circuit’s Rejection of Temple’s EEOC Argument in ‘DeJohn’, August 15, 2008

  • FIRE Calls on IUPUI to Resolve Sampson Matter for Good, July 17, 2008

  • Institutional Disharmony at IUPUI, July 14, 2008

  • A Response to Cal State–Fullerton, June 5, 2008

  • Cal State–Fullerton Reinstates Lecturer after Loyalty Oath Controversy, June 4, 2008

  • First Amendment Center on ‘True Threats’ Jurisprudence, May 23, 2008

  • Administrator in “Racial Harassment” Case at IUPUI Retires, May 19, 2008

  • Lecturer at Cal State-Fullerton Fired Over Loyalty Oath, May 16, 2008

  • Keith John Sampson on His ‘Nightmare’ at IUPUI, May 9, 2008

  • Victory at IUPUI: Student-Employee Finally Vindicated on Racial Harassment Charge, May 1, 2008

  • John Leo on the Multiple, Hidden Meanings of ‘Sustainability’, April 30, 2008

  • Book-reading IUPUI worker deserved better, March 25, 2008

  • ‘Indianapolis Star’ Covers Racial Harassment Case at IUPUI, March 18, 2008

  • Commentators, Readers Weigh in on Racial Harassment Case at IUPUI, March 7, 2008

  • A Follow-Up on Racial Harassment at IUPUI, March 6, 2008

  • Read a Book, Harass a Co-Worker at IUPUI, March 5, 2008

  • ‘Time, Place and Manner’ at the University of Michigan and Elsewhere, February 21, 2008

  • Harvey in ‘The FIRE Quarterly’ on Emerson College, February 21, 2008

  • University of Michigan Considers Major Restrictions upon Student Publications, February 7, 2008

  • FIRE in the Brandeis Student Press, January 30, 2008

  • Law Review Article on the Student Press, January 17, 2008

  • More Media Coverage on St. Louis Community College, January 10, 2008

  • FIRE’s Work Recognized in the ‘Boston Herald’, December 31, 2007

  • Threats, Intimidation, and Free Speech, December 27, 2007

  • ‘St. Louis Post-Dispatch’ Reports on STLCC Case, December 19, 2007

  • More Shameful Behavior at Duke University, December 18, 2007

  • An Appropriately Narrow Conception of Intimidation and Harassment, November 26, 2007

  • Hypocrisy and the Harvard Faculty, November 16, 2007

  • Hello, Darkness, My Old Friend: Thought Reform Makes Another Appearance, October 30, 2007

  • Speech Codes—Harmful By Their Very Existence, October 16, 2007

  • Speech Codes Don’t Get Enforced?, October 15, 2007

  • Playing a Dangerous Game, September 2, 2005