Alex Morey

About Alex Morey

Alex is an investigative journalist and attorney who tells stories about civil liberties on America’s college campuses.

She has a master’s degree in broadcast journalism from Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications where she was a researcher at the Tully Center for Free Speech. She also holds a J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School where she worked as a teaching assistant for noted First Amendment scholar, Donald Downs. A native Tucsonan, Alex earned her undergraduate degree in journalism and French from the University of Arizona. After college, she served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in rural Madagascar, teaching English in area schools and collaborating with local reporters on free press and social media initiatives through the U.S. Embassy’s American Press Center in Antananarivo. Alex is licensed to practice law in New York, the District of Columbia, and Wisconsin. She has worked as a lawyer in private practice, and as counsel for Wisconsin’s Dane County Circuit Court and Fiskars Brands, Inc.

She lives outside Washington, D.C., with her husband and their three children.


Commentary

  • Hampshire College apologizes for canceling pro-gun event and vows policy changes, but questions over censorship linger, December 11, 2017

  • FIRE files amicus brief with Wisconsin Supreme Court in McAdams v. Marquette, November 29, 2017

  • After five years of ‘Unlearning Liberty,’ book’s prescriptions command urgent attention, November 15, 2017

  • TUNE IN LIVE: Senate, House host panels on FIRE issues [Updated], October 26, 2017

  • FIRE event celebrates 5th anniversary of ‘Unlearning Liberty’, October 6, 2017

  • So to Speak podcast: ‘Is this the day the Internet dies?’, October 5, 2017

  • FIRE to Dept. of Ed: Campus Title IX proceedings must be fair, October 5, 2017

  • Mary Zoeller returns to FIRE as Policy Reform program officer, September 1, 2017

  • Berkeley’s new chancellor releases powerful statement: ‘Free speech is our legacy’, August 23, 2017

  • Harvard professors sign, resubmit faculty motion against social club ban, August 21, 2017