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.


  • 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