Robert Shibley

About Robert Shibley

Robert L. Shibley, FIRE’s Senior Vice President, is a native of Toledo, Ohio, and a graduate of Duke University and Duke University School of Law. Robert’s undergraduate experience serving as the managing editor of the Duke Review newspaper, which frequently decried (and faced) administrative censorship and bias, led him to a career defending the rights of college and university students and faculty members. Since starting at FIRE in 2003, Robert has aided students and faculty members at dozens of colleges and universities. He is also a member of the bar in Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, and Florida. As Senior Vice President, along with traveling to various campuses to speak about First Amendment issues, Robert has represented FIRE publicly on Stossel, Fox and Friends, and Lou Dobbs Tonight, in national and international radio and TV interviews, and in published editorials in the New York Post, Boston Globe, National Review, Providence Journal, Daily Oklahoman, and other newspapers. He also writes columns for The Daily Caller, Forbes.com, and Pajamas Media. Robert and his wife Araz live in Apex, North Carolina, with their two daughters, Grace and Cecily.


Commentary

  • What Might a Police Investigation of the UVA Rape Charges Have Looked Like?, December 3, 2014

  • Has Title IX Failed in Dealing with Campus Sexual Assault?, December 1, 2014

  • What Ezra Klein Gets Wrong about the ‘Yes Means Yes’ Law in California, October 17, 2014

  • Free Speech, UC Davis, and the Anti-Defamation League, September 17, 2014

  • A Victim of Vanderbilt’s So-Called ‘All-Comers’ Policy Speaks Out, August 27, 2014

  • U. of Illinois Totally Blows It on Salaita Defense, August 22, 2014

  • Did U. of Illinois Withdraw Job Offer to Prof over Controversial Tweets?, August 7, 2014

  • Greg Lukianoff’s Response to Commissioner Yaki’s “Frontal Lobe” Argument Against Campus Free Speech, August 6, 2014

  • Public Records and the Occidental Sexual Assault Controversy, July 23, 2014

  • New Organization Founded to Promote Due Process on Campus, July 15, 2014

  • A Major, Exciting FIRE Announcement Is On Its Way, July 1, 2014

  • College Risk Management Lawyers Call Out FIRE (Without Doing Their Homework), May 27, 2014

  • ‘Disinvitation Season’ In Full Swing; IMF Head Next Victim, May 12, 2014

  • Due Process and Clarity Suffer in Feds’ Push to Address Campus Sexual Assault, May 1, 2014

  • New FIRE Video: Dartmouth Student Runs Over Free Speech, March 20, 2014

  • FIRE, Campus Press Freedom Highlighted in State Department Magazine, March 19, 2014

  • What’s Dartmouth’s Real Attitude about Due Process?, February 19, 2014

  • New Look, Same Mission: FIRE’s New Website and Logo!, February 5, 2014

  • Coming Soon: A New Look for FIRE!, February 3, 2014

  • Ge*rgetown University Reminds Us Again Why Censorship Is Ridiculous, January 30, 2014

  • Arizona State Turns to Censorship in Wake of Controversial Party, January 24, 2014

  • Video: FIRE on ‘Fox & Friends’, January 20, 2014

  • Do Kansas Regents’ New Social Media Restrictions Threaten Accreditation?, January 9, 2014

  • Catch Greg on Fox Business’ ‘Cavuto’ Tonight at 8!, December 23, 2013

  • ACLU of Mass: We’re Still Waiting to Hear Why ‘Too White’ Afrobeat Band Was Canceled at Hampshire, December 9, 2013

  • Do School Admins Need to Have a Thicker Skin for Discussion of Social Issues?, December 3, 2013

  • The University of Kansas Controversy: Defending the Freedom to Tweet, September 23, 2013

  • OCR Descends into Self-Parody in Front of Incredulous College Lawyers, June 21, 2013

  • Reporting Your Neighbor’s Speech? Don’t Laugh, It’s Coming To A College Campus Near You, June 12, 2013

  • AAUP’s Committee on Women Expresses Deep Concern about Feds’ Speech Code ‘Blueprint’, June 7, 2013

  • What First Amendment?, May 23, 2013

  • Mona Charen on the Feds’ ‘Blueprint’ for College Censorship, May 17, 2013

  • FIRE in ‘Wall Street Journal': ‘Feds to Students: You Can’t Say That’, May 17, 2013

  • Departments of Justice, Education Misquote the Supreme Court, May 10, 2013

  • ‘Philadelphia Magazine’ on 20 Years of Political Correctness and ‘Unlearning Liberty’, May 3, 2013

  • In ‘The Wall Street Journal': ‘A Mother, a Feminist, Aghast’, April 17, 2013

  • On the Tragedy in Boston, April 16, 2013

  • Really, Harvard? You Read More Emails? I Mean, Really?, April 3, 2013

  • Florida Atlantic ‘Jesus Stomp’ Case: A Screwup from Start to Finish, April 1, 2013

  • FIRE Writes Florida Gov. Rick Scott over Speech Codes in ‘Jesus Stomp’ Case, March 29, 2013

  • State Laws Protecting Student Group Pluralism: Answering the Objections, March 29, 2013

  • Tufts Christian Fellowship Gives Up on Recognition, March 25, 2013

  • March Madness – Speech Codes Style, March 21, 2013

  • ‘So, Are You SURE I Can Write Whatever I Want in This Assignment?’, March 19, 2013

  • ‘Rape Is a Crime, Treat It as Such’, March 13, 2013

  • If You Work For Harvard, It’s Possible You’re Being Watched By Harvard, March 12, 2013

  • Lukianoff: ‘Teach the Habit of Debate’, February 13, 2013

  • Are Deans ‘Out of Their Depth’ When it Comes to Sexual Assault?, February 12, 2013

  • DePaul Student: Stop Me From Looking at Things I Don’t Like!, February 11, 2013

  • Mitch Daniels, in First Week as Purdue President, Talks Freedom of Opinion and Inquiry, January 24, 2013

  • Martin Luther King’s Last Speech Discussed Our First Amendment, January 21, 2013

  • “A Bit of the Future Was Lost with the Tragic Death of Aaron Swartz”, January 16, 2013

  • Sensitive Material and Classroom Discussion, January 8, 2013

  • Censoring Speech? There’s an Admin for That, December 31, 2012

  • Syracuse’s Troubled Relationship with Free Speech, December 23, 2012

  • Greg Talks Religion and Free Speech on ‘Ricochet’, December 21, 2012

  • ‘Forbes’ Names FIRE’s Kloster Among ’30 Under 30: The Young People Who Are Shaping Law And Policy’, December 17, 2012

  • U of Delaware Tries to Enforce Trademark Law Through Campus Courts, December 14, 2012

  • Can Tufts Handle Religious Pluralism?, December 11, 2012

  • Creeley: ‘Why Banning Offensive Speech on Campus Fails’, November 29, 2012

  • ‘The Imperiled Freedom the Candidates Ignored’, November 26, 2012

  • Greg on ‘Wall Street Journal Live’ This Afternoon—Watch Online!, November 16, 2012

  • Catch Greg on HuffPost Live Tonight at 5 p.m. Eastern!, November 14, 2012

  • Election Day: FIRE Makes a Campaign Promise, November 6, 2012

  • FIRE’s Greg Lukianoff in ‘The New York Times’; UPDATE: Readers Respond!, October 30, 2012

  • No Discipline Despite Threats After Student Covertly Records Congressman, October 25, 2012

  • FIRE’s Greg Lukianoff in ‘The New York Times’, October 25, 2012

  • Chico State Newspaper Covers Speech Code Questions, October 17, 2012

  • Responding to ‘Preponderance of the Evidence’ Advocates, October 15, 2012

  • Stony Brook University Latest Combatant in War on Humor, October 8, 2012

  • School’s Censorship Policy Doesn’t Fly, October 5, 2012

  • FIRE in the News: Watch Clips of ‘Stossel,’ ‘Red Eye’ Featuring FIRE Cases!, October 2, 2012

  • ‘Problem': Offensive speech. ‘Solution': Censorship and vandalism?, October 1, 2012

  • ‘The Eagle’ on How American U. Can Improve Its ‘Red Light’ Rating, September 28, 2012

  • In Which I Tell a University of Chicago Law Prof He’s Dead Wrong on Free Speech, September 26, 2012

  • Mississippians Celebrate Free Speech on State Campuses, September 12, 2012

  • Remembering September 11, 2001, September 11, 2012

  • Did Somebody Say ‘Gazongas’? You’re Busted!, August 22, 2012

  • New FIRE Video: How Religious Groups Were ‘Exiled from Vanderbilt,’ Featuring Larry Gatlin and Jonathan Rauch, August 20, 2012

  • On American Campuses, Does Innovation = Punishment?, August 17, 2012

  • Belief-Based Student Groups Score a Win at SUNY – Buffalo, August 15, 2012

  • Marc Bechtol: Prophet of Ill-Gotten Profit?, August 9, 2012

  • Connect with FIRE in DC Tomorrow!, July 25, 2012

  • U of Florida Seems to Have Control Issues When it Comes to Student Newspapers, July 19, 2012

  • ‘Leaked’ Sinclair CC ‘Memo’ Explains Terrorism Concerns Behind Sign Ban, July 18, 2012

  • For the Fourth: Benjamin Franklin (Kind Of) on Freedom of Speech, July 4, 2012

  • Is Harvard More Repressive Than the Town That Banned Swearing?, July 2, 2012

  • FIRE on the Supreme Court’s Landmark Decision, June 29, 2012

  • New FIRE Legal Scholarship Now Available Online, June 26, 2012

  • ‘Signs of trouble for free speech at Sinclair CC’, June 25, 2012

  • UCLA: When Caught, Just Lie About Stuff, June 15, 2012

  • Dueling Editorials at Stanford about Standard of Evidence, May 24, 2012

  • Unlearning Liberty at ‘The Chronicle of Higher Education’, May 9, 2012

  • ‘Off With His Head’ In Idaho, May 7, 2012

  • Vanderbilt Reaps What it Sows: Tennessee Legislature Passes Bill Banning ‘All Comers’ Policy, May 2, 2012

  • Cornell Grad Urges University Not to Abandon Protections for the Accused, April 10, 2012

  • University of Cincinnati Needs to Learn to Read, March 29, 2012

  • Something Fishy in Wyoming, March 19, 2012

  • ‘Reason’ Riffs on ‘Hot for Teacher’ Case, March 14, 2012

  • Peter in ‘PolicyMic’ on Humor and Satire on Campus, March 9, 2012

  • Wichita State Drops Viewpoint Discrimination in Student Fee Funding, March 6, 2012

  • All-Comers Supporters: Don’t Worry, Bad Things will ‘Never Happen’!, February 23, 2012

  • Greg Talks College Censorship on Web Series ‘The B.S. of A.’, February 20, 2012

  • Arizona State Blocks Access to Change.org, February 3, 2012

  • Final Chance to Vote on Best ‘Firefly’ Tweet at Prizes.org, February 3, 2012

  • A ‘Bake Sale’ Protest at Aquinas College (Bucknell, Are You Listening?), February 2, 2012

  • Debate Over Religious Freedom Comes to a Head at Vanderbilt, January 31, 2012

  • FIRE’s Open Letter to Vanderbilt Regarding Religious and Political Organizations, January 27, 2012

  • Two Days Left to Craft Best ‘Firefly’ Video Tweet; Win $500 in Prizes, January 24, 2012

  • Happy Holidays from FIRE, December 24, 2011

  • FIRE’s Bonilla in ‘Daily Caller’ on Auburn’s Ban on a Ron Paul Poster, December 23, 2011

  • Auburn University Bans Ron Paul Banner from Dorm Room Window, December 22, 2011

  • Celebrate the 220th Anniversary of the First Amendment by Tweeting Today, December 15, 2011

  • Students: Tweet About the First Amendment and Win a $5000 Scholarship!, December 14, 2011

  • Tragedy at Virginia Tech, December 8, 2011

  • Tweet Your Support for the First Amendment on December 15!, December 7, 2011

  • Ten Unlikely Free Speech Pioneers, December 6, 2011

  • Is Limiting Hate Speech a Good Idea?, December 5, 2011

  • How a Due Process Abuser Became a Rape Apologist, November 11, 2011

  • An Anonymous College Administrator Struggles with the OCR Letter, November 8, 2011

  • Caleb Warner Not Returning to University of North Dakota, October 31, 2011

  • Harvey Silverglate and Samantha Harris on Free Speech in ‘Princeton Alumni Weekly’, October 26, 2011

  • Victory for Due Process: Student Punished for Alleged Sexual Assault Cleared by University of North Dakota; Accuser Still Wanted for Lying to Police, October 18, 2011

  • Adam in ‘USA TODAY College’ on Catawba Valley Case, October 13, 2011

  • Greg in ‘The Daily Caller’ on the End of ‘Firefly’ Censorship at UW-Stout, October 7, 2011

  • FIRE Asks Vanderbilt to Respect Religious Liberty, September 29, 2011

  • What’s the Context of the ‘Firefly’ Quote?, September 28, 2011

  • Sam Houston State University Student Newspaper on Free Speech Wall Vandalism, September 27, 2011

  • Affirmative Action Bake Sale at Berkeley Causes Campus Consternation, September 26, 2011

  • Joanne Jacobs on the Harvard ‘Kindness’ Pledge, September 19, 2011

  • Virginia Postrel on Harvard’s Kindness Pledge, September 16, 2011

  • FIRE Congratulates James Madison University for Abolishing Speech Codes, September 14, 2011

  • Peter in ‘PolicyMic’ on Harvard Freshman Pledge, September 12, 2011

  • Reaction to ‘Wall Street Journal’ Op-Ed on Injustice at University of North Dakota, July 22, 2011

  • Notre Dame Settles with OCR, Adopts Preponderance Standard, Restricts Free Speech, July 6, 2011

  • ‘Posterity will tryumph in that Days Transaction’, July 4, 2011

  • Did You Miss Greg on ‘Stossel’? Watch it Online!, July 1, 2011

  • ‘Stossel’ Episode Featuring FIRE Runs Again Tonight at 10 p.m., May 19, 2011

  • What Passes for ‘Justice’ in Yale Fraternity Case, May 18, 2011

  • Should Fans of Free Speech Be Confined to Two Colleges in the Entire Country?, May 17, 2011

  • Brown University on Full Disclosure (or Lack Thereof), April 27, 2011

  • Widener Law Professor, Targeted For Firing, Sues Dean for Defamation, April 8, 2011

  • Kaminer on the “Loneliness of the Civil Libertarian Feminist, April 6, 2011

  • American University Says No to DOJ Grant Over Mandatory Sexual Assault Classes and Surveys, March 30, 2011

  • Widener Law School Attempting to Fire Professor for Classroom Speech, March 24, 2011

  • Why Doesn’t FIRE Condemn This Viewpoint I Hate?, March 16, 2011

  • UCLA Student’s ‘Asians in the Library’ Video Not Discriminatory Harassment, March 15, 2011

  • When Should a University Reopen a Sexual Assault Case?, March 14, 2011

  • Administrative Priorities at UNLV Law, March 11, 2011

  • Michigan State Admin: Stop Reading Your E-mail – It’s Inefficient!, March 2, 2011

  • Wesleyan Realizes its New Housing Policy is Too Prohibitive, February 25, 2011

  • FIRE’s Erica Goldberg in ‘The Tufts Daily’ on Censorship at Tufts, February 17, 2011

  • FIRE’s Creeley on Religious Campus Controversies, February 14, 2011

  • University of Delaware Professor Jan Blits Receives Jeane Jordan Kirkpatrick Academic Freedom Award, February 11, 2011

  • New Look for FIRE’s Homepage, February 4, 2011

  • Arizona State University Eliminates Speech Code, Earning FIRE’s ‘Green Light’ Rating, February 1, 2011

  • Questions Arise Over Israeli/Palestinian Event at Rutgers, February 1, 2011

  • Syracuse Statement Cements School’s Top Spot on ’12 Worst Schools for Free Speech’ List, January 28, 2011

  • FIRE in ‘The Huffington Post’ on America’s 12 Worst Schools for Free Speech, January 27, 2011

  • Peter on University Principles and ROTC, January 25, 2011

  • FIRE Highlights UGA’s ‘Scootergate’ in New Video, January 13, 2011

  • 2010: The Year According to FIRE Staffers, January 11, 2011

  • UMass Chancellor Wonders Why College Coverage Is So Negative, December 28, 2010

  • FIRE to Administrators of Public Colleges Nationwide: Beware of Personal Liability for Free Speech Violations, December 22, 2010

  • FIRE’s Kissel in ‘New York Post’ on Syracuse’s War on Satire, December 21, 2010

  • Congress’ Bad Idea and Other Issues: FIRE Media This Week, November 24, 2010

  • ‘Tyler Clementi Act’ a Grave Threat to Free Speech on Campus, November 23, 2010

  • Interview with FIRE’s Lukianoff Featured in UK’s ‘spiked’ Magazine, November 19, 2010

  • New Style of Blog Entries Coming to ‘The Torch’, November 15, 2010

  • Free Expression Blockade at NC State, November 5, 2010

  • New FIRE Video: Sean Clark on Penn State’s Problem with ‘God-Given Free Will’, October 26, 2010

  • Greg to Speak in D.C. on the Crisis of Freedom of Association, October 26, 2010

  • Rogers State Official Out after FIRE Intervenes in Controversy, October 26, 2010

  • FIRE’s Will Creeley on Free Speech in ‘The Christian Science Monitor’, October 8, 2010

  • Another Political Cartoon Controversy; This Time, at Eastern Michigan, October 7, 2010

  • ‘The Daily Tar Heel’ on FIRE at UNC-Chapel Hill, October 6, 2010

  • Professor Steven Pinker on FIRE, Censorship, and the ‘Psychology of Taboo’, September 30, 2010

  • How Do You Keep a College Student from Drinking?, September 20, 2010

  • 20 Percent of Students Feel Having Unpopular Views on Campus is Unsafe, September 17, 2010

  • California Bans Newspaper Censorship at Charter Schools, August 23, 2010

  • University of Texas Police Arrest Man for Standing Around Talking about Politics, August 11, 2010

  • KC Johnson on What Comes After ‘CLS v. Martinez’, July 12, 2010

  • FIRE’s Lukianoff in Templeton Press Video Discussing ‘New Threats to Freedom’, July 8, 2010

  • FIRE Launches New Video Series With Short Film on Censorship of Gun-Related Speech, June 30, 2010

  • In Which Bucknell’s General Counsel Calls Me a Big Ole Liar, June 4, 2010

  • Wyoming Judge Agrees to Censorship of Newspapers at College’s Request, May 25, 2010

  • Why Does FIRE Care About Swear Words, Anyway?, May 19, 2010

  • FIRE’s Lukianoff on Hugh Hewitt Show Tonight at 7 p.m. Eastern, May 17, 2010

  • New FIRE Video on Vigilante Censorship Promotes Release of ‘New Threats to Freedom’, May 17, 2010

  • Marquette’s Strained Relationship with Freedom of Expression, May 11, 2010

  • One Year Later, Heckler’s Veto Shelved at University of North Carolina, May 5, 2010

  • Upcoming Book ‘New Threats to Freedom’ Features Chapter by FIRE President, May 5, 2010

  • Federal Court Orders University of Wyoming to Allow Ayers to Speak, April 27, 2010

  • Victory for Freedom of Association for University of Arizona Pro-Life Group, April 21, 2010

  • SPLC Rounds Up Media Reactions to Raid of JMU Newspaper, April 21, 2010

  • FIRE Chairman Harvey Silverglate in the ‘Wall Street Journal’, April 16, 2010

  • SHIBLEY: Unwitting rapists and their oblivious victims, April 15, 2010

  • Cathy Young in ‘The Boston Globe’ on Duke’s Unjust Sexual Misconduct Policy, April 14, 2010

  • Duke and the Art of Not Answering Questions, April 9, 2010

  • New Duke Policy Renders Students Unwitting Rapists, April 7, 2010

  • Victory for Free Speech: Duke Pro-Life Group’s Free Speech Rights Restored, March 30, 2010

  • Is This How You Would Treat a ‘Death Threat’?, March 24, 2010

  • Cal Poly Student Blogger on Adam Kissel and FIRE, March 19, 2010

  • Higher Ed Organizations File ‘Amicus’ Brief Opposing FIRE, March 16, 2010

  • Follow FIRE Chairman Harvey Silverglate on Twitter!, March 15, 2010

  • Kaminer on Freedom of Conscience in ‘The Atlantic’, March 12, 2010

  • Victory for Freedom of the Press: UC San Diego Ends Unconstitutional Funding Freeze, March 11, 2010

  • 33% of Faculty But Only 8% of Administrators See Pay Cuts in 2009-10, March 9, 2010

  • ‘Verified Apology’ for Noose Incident at UCSD, March 1, 2010

  • Why Doesn’t FIRE Condemn [Insert Your Least Favorite Expression Here]?, February 26, 2010

  • Silverglate on ‘Corrupted Language’ in Campus Speech Codes, Federal Law, February 23, 2010

  • Cornell Continues Befuddlement over Freedoms of Religion and Association, February 22, 2010

  • Syracuse Ends Limits on Distribution of Student Magazine, February 19, 2010

  • CCAC Finally Approves Student Concealed Carry Advocacy Group, February 17, 2010

  • ‘Roanoke Times’ Covers Press Censorship at Virginia Tech; Gets FIRE Totally Wrong, February 12, 2010

  • Hitting the Nail on the Head, February 8, 2010

  • New Campaign Just Launched: Give Half for Liberty, February 2, 2010

  • Will Chief Illiniwek dance again?, February 1, 2010

  • The Rev. Dr. King on Civil Disobedience, January 18, 2010

  • FIRE Urges Ninth Circuit To Defend First Amendment on Campus in ‘Ask God What Your Grade Is’ Lawsuit, January 13, 2010

  • Ohio University Student Reporter Exposes Administrators’ Selective Memories, January 7, 2010

  • FIRE’s Tenth Anniversary Year in Review, December 31, 2009

  • Yale Wimps Out Again, December 29, 2009

  • Happy Anniversary, Bill of Rights!, December 15, 2009

  • FIRE’s Work at Minnesota Highlighted in Minneapolis ‘Star Tribune’, December 14, 2009

  • FOXNews.com Covers FIRE’s University of Minnesota Ed School Case, December 9, 2009

  • Unprincipled Hypocrisy Drives UMass to Do the Right Thing–This Time, November 10, 2009

  • Illustrated Eyewitness Account Backs Up Southwestern Professors’ Stories, November 6, 2009

  • Michael Barone Commends FIRE in Latest Column, September 21, 2009

  • FIRE’s Biggest Ad Campaign Ever Hits ‘U.S. News’, August 25, 2009

  • Score One More for Conformity in Academia, August 18, 2009

  • Yale University Press Responds on Mohammed Cartoon Controversy, August 17, 2009

  • Alan Charles Kors on John Stuart Mill and Individual Liberty, August 4, 2009

  • Kaminer on Law Students and Academic Freedom, July 27, 2009

  • David French on the Risk of Citing High School Cases, July 23, 2009

  • Ask God What Your Judgment Is”: Another Speech Code Topples in Court, July 15, 2009

  • Bucknell Alumni on Bucknell, June 17, 2009

  • Bucknell to Student Conservatives, Liberty: Drop Dead, June 11, 2009

  • UCLA Student Permitted to Refer to Jesus in Graduation Statement, June 10, 2009

  • Liberty University Derecognizes College Democrats, May 26, 2009

  • “Cyberbullying” Bill Could Make FIRE Illegal, May 15, 2009

  • University of Chicago ‘Maroon’ Newspaper on FIRE and Free Speech, May 14, 2009

  • The NCAA vs. Free Speech, May 11, 2009

  • Angry Wisconsin Dean Resents Fair Procedures for Students, May 6, 2009

  • UNC Rejects the Heckler’s Veto, April 24, 2009

  • FIRE Website Back Up After Hardware Failure, April 21, 2009

  • Harvard Professor and FIRE Director Richard Losick Wins Prestigious Medical Research Award, April 13, 2009

  • Jefferson ‘Muzzle’ Awards for Censorship Given to Two Colleges Involved in FIRE Cases, April 7, 2009

  • Wright State Case is FoxNews.com Featured Story, March 3, 2009

  • Wright State Sets Smokescreen in Campus Bible Fellowship Case, March 3, 2009

  • Wright State University Bans Christian Group from Campus, March 2, 2009

  • Final Stimulus Bill Contains Problematic Language on Religious Use of Facilities, February 23, 2009

  • FIRE Cautions University of North Carolina System against Implementing Hate Speech Policy, February 16, 2009

  • Ask God what your grade is, February 16, 2009

  • FIRE Shines a Light on Brandeis University in ‘Huffington Post’ and Full-Page Ad, February 13, 2009

  • Questionable Stimulus Bill Provision May be Eliminated, February 9, 2009

  • Stimulus Bill Presents Possible Conflict with Freedom of Religion on Campus, February 6, 2009

  • FIRE Board of Advisors Member Nat Hentoff Joins Cato Institute, February 5, 2009

  • Georgia Tech Ordered to Pay $203,734.14 for Violating Students’ Rights, December 30, 2008

  • Greg in ‘The Huffington Post’ on Michigan State, December 19, 2008

  • Brandeis Students Struggle with JuicyCampus and Anonymous Speech, December 9, 2008

  • N.C. State in Uproar Over Racist Messages in ‘Free Expression Tunnel’, November 24, 2008

  • Tennessee State Bans JuicyCampus.com from Network, November 20, 2008

  • Arizona ‘Daily Wildcat’ Fights Back Against Would-Be Censors, November 14, 2008

  • Greg in ‘The Huffington Post’ on Election-Related Speech on Campus, October 17, 2008

  • Breaking News: UT–Austin Suspends Rule on Political Signs, October 9, 2008

  • Don’t Say the Magic Word!, October 8, 2008

  • FIRE Officially Comments on Tufts’ Draft Free Speech Declaration, October 7, 2008

  • Cornell’s Hostility to Free Speech Hits a New Peak, September 29, 2008

  • ‘The Cornell Review’ contretemps, September 29, 2008

  • Controversy on Palin Assignment at Metro State: FIRE’s Lukianoff is On the Scene, September 18, 2008

  • Valdosta State Comes Off FIRE’s Red Alert List, September 17, 2008

  • How Can Tufts University Get Off FIRE’s Red Alert List?, August 28, 2008

  • Terrorism Awareness Project Calls for Defunding of Muslim Student Association Chapters Because of Their Views, August 20, 2008

  • Judge Lifts Gag Order on MIT ‘Subway Hackers’, August 19, 2008

  • MIT Student Censorship by Boston MBTA Continues, August 18, 2008

  • Who Wants College Censorship?, August 18, 2008

  • Students Censored—by the Boston ‘T’?, August 14, 2008

  • ‘Emotional Safety?’, August 11, 2008

  • Regarding NAS’ Argus Project, July 30, 2008

  • National Association of Scholars Launches ‘Argus Project’, July 29, 2008

  • Ex-FBI Agent Hired to Find Author of Critical Tract at Cambridge College, July 15, 2008

  • FIRE’s CFN Conference Going on Now, June 27, 2008

  • ‘Libel Tourism’ Hits American Academia, June 25, 2008

  • Greg in the Huffington Post on Harvard’s ‘Barely Legal’ Party, June 24, 2008

  • University of California Promises to Defy Newspaper Advisor Protection Law, June 23, 2008

  • Put Up a FIRE Widget, Get a Free T-Shirt or Mug, June 20, 2008

  • The Spin Continues at Cal State–Fullerton, June 6, 2008

  • Duke’s Slow Suffocation of Due Process, June 2, 2008

  • Tarrant County College Bans Empty Holster Protest, May 22, 2008

  • How Not to “Exercise Freedom of Speech”, May 8, 2008

  • Fewer Bros to be Tased at University of Florida, April 24, 2008

  • What Did President Celeste Really Think About The Monthly Bag?, April 16, 2008

  • Colorado College President Celeste Blogs on “The Monthly Bag”, April 14, 2008

  • College Accreditors Mandating Civility?, April 3, 2008

  • Video of Hayden Barnes and Valdosta State on FOX News, February 29, 2008

  • FIRE Begins its Career in Broadcasting, February 6, 2008

  • Illusions over Solutions on College Campuses, January 15, 2008

  • Last Chance to Support FIRE in 2007, December 31, 2007

  • Speech Restrictions and the Law in 2007, December 24, 2007

  • Help FIRE Help America’s Colleges, December 20, 2007

  • Victory at University of Delaware, November 1, 2007

  • Another Former Delaware RA Speaks Out, November 1, 2007

  • Hamline Responds to FIRE’s Press Release, October 11, 2007

  • Michael Barone on ‘Ivory Tower Decay’, October 10, 2007

  • Ahmadinejad at Columbia Wrapup, September 25, 2007

  • Ahmadinejad at Columbia Roundup, September 24, 2007

  • ‘Until Proven Innocent’ and Duke’s President, September 21, 2007

  • David Bernstein on Summers, Chemerinsky, and Academic Freedom, September 20, 2007

  • Minuteman Founder to Speak at Columbia University, September 18, 2007

  • Add FIRE’s Speech Code Widget to Your Website, Get a Free T-Shirt!, September 13, 2007

  • ‘Cavalier Daily’ Cartoonist Fired for Politically Incorrect Cartoons, September 12, 2007

  • Cartoon Controversy at the University of Virginia, September 10, 2007

  • KC Johnson and Stuart Taylor in ‘The Washington Post’, September 7, 2007

  • Tufts Frustrates Students’ Wish for Dialogue, August 31, 2007

  • Big Brother: Coming to a Campus Near You, July 23, 2007

  • Oxford Spies on Students through Facebook, July 18, 2007

  • FIRE Launches ‘Red Alert’ List of Worst Offenders Against Liberty, June 18, 2007

  • Fred Thompson on FIRE’s Case at Marquette, June 16, 2007

  • Antioch’s Infamous Sexual Assault Policy, June 15, 2007

  • More Evidence That Tufts Let Bloomberg Down, June 6, 2007

  • Duke Student Government President Wants to Exclude Illegal Evidence, June 4, 2007

  • Well, That Was Fast, May 29, 2007

  • Tufts Shoves Bloomberg’s Speech Down the Memory Hole, May 29, 2007

  • Tufts President Bacow Just Doesn’t Get It, May 22, 2007

  • Stanley Fish on FIRE in ‘The New York Times’, April 30, 2007

  • URI President Carothers Responds to FIRE Ally, April 18, 2007

  • Sectarian Institutions and Free Speech, April 17, 2007

  • FIRE Attacked in ‘The Chronicle of Higher Education’, April 16, 2007

  • More Than 20 Killed at Virginia Tech, April 16, 2007

  • Dartmouth College: A ‘Green Light’ Institution?, April 4, 2007

  • FIRE in the ‘Chronicle’ on Political Litmus Tests for Education Students, March 26, 2007

  • Rosenberger Run Amok?, March 16, 2007

  • NYU Student Blows the Whistle on Speech Codes, March 6, 2007

  • Talk Online With Greg Lukianoff and Samantha Harris, March 1, 2007

  • FIRE’s Samantha Harris Profiled in the ‘Daily Princetonian’, February 20, 2007

  • God and Man in San Francisco, February 9, 2007

  • John Leo on the Campus Censors, February 1, 2007

  • Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., January 15, 2007

  • AHA Rejects Speech Zones but Refuses to Reject Speech Codes, January 9, 2007

  • Art Not So Popular at the Art Institute of California, January 3, 2007

  • Happy New Year from Your Friends at FIRE, December 29, 2006

  • Help Give Students and Faculty a Happy New Year, December 28, 2006

  • Tweedle-Dum and Tweedle-Dee of Censorship Agree: We Hate FIRE!, December 18, 2006

  • University of Georgia President Sends Students on All-Expenses-Paid Guilt Trip, December 14, 2006

  • NYU President John Sexton: Free Speech Hypocrite, December 11, 2006

  • Jason Antebi on Hopkins and Facebook, December 8, 2006

  • Film Students Asked to Sign Disclosure of ‘Offensive’ Content, November 28, 2006

  • Student Sues U. of Tampa over Plagiarism Accusation, November 15, 2006

  • FIRE, Carol Iannone, and the Amy Gutmann Halloween Costume Controversy, November 7, 2006

  • Dartmouth Alums Vote Down New Constitution, November 3, 2006

  • Social Work Injustice on Inside Higher Ed, November 1, 2006

  • Marquette’s Student Newspaper on Censorship at Marquette, October 30, 2006

  • FIRE to HHS: No Political Litmus Tests for Social Workers, October 25, 2006

  • Due Process at Dartmouth, October 24, 2006

  • Was What Happened at Columbia ‘Civil Disobedience’?, October 19, 2006

  • Columbia Student Senate Committee Votes ‘Yea’ on Free Speech, October 10, 2006

  • ‘Seattle Times’ Columnist Weighs In on Professor Peter Ratener, October 4, 2006

  • The Watermelon Rolls On, September 20, 2006

  • Bellevue’s Overreaction, Part II, September 13, 2006

  • ‘Know Before You Go’, September 7, 2006

  • FIRE Featured in FOXNews.com College Series, August 18, 2006

  • Corporatization of Student Newspapers: Boon or Bane?, August 3, 2006

  • Higher Ed Journals Cover the Kershnar Case, July 26, 2006

  • Students Beware! A Thousand College Lawyers are Watching You, July 14, 2006

  • Gender Gap in College Grows… But ACE Says No Reason to Worry, July 13, 2006

  • Defining ‘Harassment’ Down at SUNY-New Paltz, July 11, 2006

  • ‘Proclaim LIBERTY throughout all the Land unto all the Inhabitants thereof’, July 3, 2006

  • Maryland State Senator Protests Censorship at Johns Hopkins, June 20, 2006

  • Hopkins Responds, June 15, 2006

  • Justice for Political Dissenters, June 8, 2006

  • FIRE Defends Free Speech Over Memorial Day Weekend, May 27, 2006

  • Colorado Releases Report on Churchill Academic Misconduct Charges, May 17, 2006

  • Are Pictures of Abortion ‘Hate Speech?’, May 11, 2006

  • USC Prof’s Topless Photos Raise Eyebrows, May 11, 2006

  • More Shocking Offensiveness from a College Newspaper, May 9, 2006

  • Bill of Rights Remains a Mystery in Madison, May 3, 2006

  • John Leo Awards ‘Sheldons’ to the Richly Deserving, May 1, 2006

  • Candace de Russy: Finally Free to Speak, April 25, 2006

  • Thought Reform Guide Reviewed by National Review Online, April 18, 2006

  • Georgia Tech Sued Over Speech Code, April 7, 2006

  • Harvard Law: A Parody of Freedom, March 27, 2006

  • Penn State to Address the Nuisance of Democracy, March 21, 2006

  • More Insanity at DePaul: Racial Graffiti a Hoax?, March 16, 2006

  • How the AHA Lost Its Way, March 15, 2006

  • Tribunal Tribulations, March 13, 2006

  • Wisconsin Regents’ Education Committee Approves New Bible Study Policy, March 10, 2006

  • Free Speech Has a Friend in Canada, March 2, 2006

  • Not-So-Free Speech: Canadians Beware!, March 1, 2006

  • The Speech Larry Summers Should Have Given, February 24, 2006

  • Free Speech Lawsuits Filed Against Penn State and Temple, February 23, 2006

  • Newspaper Theft at Troy University: Facebook Article Involved?, February 15, 2006

  • Appeals Brief Filed in Occidental Lawsuit, February 2, 2006

  • Couldn’t Have Said It Better Ourselves, January 23, 2006

  • Fiddling While UNC Burns, January 12, 2006

  • American Hypocrites’ Association, January 10, 2006

  • Cal State vs. the Constitution, January 5, 2006

  • The War on Christians (and Muslims), December 27, 2005

  • DePaul = Deceit, December 21, 2005

  • Will Student Press Freedom Survive in Kansas?, December 16, 2005

  • UNC Restores Tradition of Holiday Travesties, December 15, 2005

  • Washington State Rejects Mob Censorship—Finally, December 12, 2005

  • False Harassment Accusations: A Moral Outrage, December 7, 2005

  • Penn Abuses Its Sexual Harassment Policy, December 1, 2005

  • UWEC’s Edifice of Repression Begins to Crumble, December 1, 2005

  • The Daly Show, November 29, 2005

  • Have RAs Surrendered Their Religious Rights?, November 10, 2005

  • UWEC and the Purpose of Principles, November 3, 2005

  • God and Man in Wisconsin, November 2, 2005

  • Arizona State Claims Segregation Never Happened—But Evidence Says Differently, October 6, 2005

  • New York Private College Rules: Not Worth the Paper They’re Written On, October 4, 2005

  • Does For-Profit Equal Anti-Rights?, October 3, 2005

  • More Bad News for Student Press Freedom, September 27, 2005

  • ‘The New York Times’ on Bias in Legal Academia, August 29, 2005

  • The NCAA’s Official Speech Code, August 8, 2005

  • ‘That Is Insanity’, July 27, 2005

  • All the News That’s Fit to Be Censored, June 27, 2005

  • Please Don’t Hit Me With That—Keyboard?, June 21, 2005

  • Well, That Was Quick, June 16, 2005

  • People for the Ethical Treatment of Students, June 15, 2005

  • Lukianoff in ‘Inside Higher Ed’, June 6, 2005

  • Harvard Law’s Tribal Conflict, June 1, 2005

  • ‘Disposition’ Leaves Students Indisposed, May 23, 2005

  • Victory for Free Speech at SUNY Brockport, May 10, 2005

  • UWEC Responds to FIRE, May 2, 2005

  • Pressuring College Presidents, April 25, 2005

  • Piracy on the Increase in Academia, April 19, 2005

  • Are Applicants Avoiding Politicized Colleges?, April 12, 2005

  • FIRE Gets Results, April 8, 2005

  • Affirmative Action Bake Sale Banned—Again, April 5, 2005

  • A Not-So-Happy Easter at Penn Law, March 31, 2005

  • FIRE’s French on Fox News Today, March 30, 2005

  • Silverglate Reponds to Critic of UMass Amherst Column, March 30, 2005

  • Oxy’s Bane, March 23, 2005

  • Is SUNY Brockport in the House?, March 21, 2005

  • A No-Confidence Vote in Academia?, March 16, 2005

  • Here Comes the Judge: UNC Enjoined, March 7, 2005

  • Freedom of the Press at Oregon, March 3, 2005

  • Alabama and the American Flag, March 1, 2005

  • Roll Tide: Free Speech at Alabama, February 28, 2005

  • ‘The Oklahoman’ Runs FIRE’s Column on Bias at OU, February 23, 2005

  • Rhode Island College vs. Freedom—Again, February 23, 2005

  • Calls for Censorship in Texas, February 21, 2005

  • Conflicts of Interest at Columbia?, February 11, 2005

  • The ‘Friends’ of Free Speech, February 10, 2005

  • The Censors’ Favorite Team, February 4, 2005

  • Articles

  • The Daily Caller, December 30, 2013, 2013′s dumbest campus free speech cases

  • The Daily Caller, August 27, 2013, Fake ‘hate crimes’ continue to plague campuses

  • August 6, 2013, The Colonel’s secret recipe: censorship

  • Forbes Online, June 12, 2013, Reporting Your Neighbor’s Speech? Don’t Laugh, It’s Coming To A College Campus Near You

  • The John William Pope Center, May 23, 2013, What First Amendment?

  • The Daily Caller, May 13, 2013, Feds make everyone on campus a sexual harasser

  • The Daily Caller, April 25, 2013, Old Dartmouth: Classes. New Dartmouth: Civility ‘teach-ins’

  • The Daily Caller, April 25, 2013, Old Dartmouth: Classes. New Dartmouth: Civility ‘teach-ins’

  • Minding the Campus, April 21, 2013, 6 Ways to Defeat the Campus Censors

  • Forbes.com, March 12, 2013, If You Work For Harvard, It’s Possible You’re Being Watched By Harvard