Pierce Babirak

About Pierce Babirak

Pierce Babirak, a proud native of Maine, holds a Bachelors of Arts in History and Political Science from Grove City College and a Masters of Science in Education from the University of Pennsylvania. During his undergraduate studies, Pierce served as the president of his class for the Student Government Association and actively participated and competed in the theater arts as a director and actor. Prior to joining FIRE, Pierce interned for the president of The Heritage Foundation and completed the Teach For America program, teaching 7th and 8th grade mathematics in the School District of Philadelphia. Pierce’s passion for the essential role free speech plays in education and social discourse is what led him to FIRE.


  • FIRE Welcomes Katie Barrows, July 23, 2014

  • FIRE Welcomes Akil Alleyne, April 25, 2014

  • C-SPAN Airing FIRE Debate Tonight!, April 21, 2014

  • FIRE Welcomes Nate O’Connor, April 17, 2014

  • Video: ‘The State of Free Speech in America’ with Lukianoff, Fish, Rauch, Posner, Rosen, March 27, 2014

  • FIRE’s National Constitution Center Event Now Offers CLE Credit to Pennsylvania Lawyers, March 18, 2014

  • FIRE Presents: ‘America, You’ve Been CENSORED’ Happy Hour in D.C.!, March 14, 2014

  • Reminder to D.C. Friends! Greg Lukianoff Speaking at Newseum on Monday, March 10, March 6, 2014

  • L.A. FIRE Fans: Hear Greg on ‘The Larry Elder Show’ Tonight!, February 26, 2014

  • FIRE President Speaking at Newseum Institute in D.C. on March 10, February 24, 2014