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FIRE President Greg Lukianoff will be on the move next week as he travels from campus to campus to promote free speech and First Amendment rights at America’s colleges and universities. On Monday, Greg will be participating in the Fourth Annual President’s Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge National Gathering on the campus of George... Read more Read more


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FIRE fans all across the United States will have the chance to tune in to hear FIRE President Greg Lukianoff on three different radio shows today. Greg will be discussing his new book, Freedom From Speech, which launched on September 9, just in time for Constitution Day. Listeners in the Springfield, Missouri, area can tune... Read more Read more


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FIRE staff members will be traveling to Florida State University (FSU) and North Carolina State University (NC State) to speak to student groups as a part of their Constitution Week celebrations. Azhar Majeed, Director of FIRE’s Individual Rights Education Program, will be speaking at FSU on “Fighting Back Against Speech Codes and Free Speech Zones at Florida State.” Robert Shibley, FIRE’s Senior Vice President, will be speaking at NC State on “Liberty in Peril: Speech Codes on Our Nation’s College Campuses.” Students, faculty, and FIRE supporters in both areas are invited to hear the presentations. Read more


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Students, faculty, and FIRE supporters in the Modesto, California, area are invited to hear FIRE Legislative and Policy Director Joe Cohn speak at Modesto Junior College, home of one of FIRE’s most noteworthy cases, tomorrow at 5:30 p.m. in Founders Hall 212. Joe will be speaking about student rights on campus in honor of Constitution Day. Read more


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Students, faculty, and FIRE supporters in the Boston area are invited to hear Catherine Sevcenko, FIRE’s Associate Director for Litigation, speak at Wellesley College today at 4:30 p.m. in Pendleton West 212. Catherine will be speaking about “Why Stopping Hate Speech is Harmful” as a part of The Freedom Project’s Fall 2015 lecture series. Read more


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To celebrate the September 9 release of Freedom From Speech, FIRE President Greg Lukianoff’s forthcoming new (short) book, FIRE will be hosting a book launch party on Wednesday, September 10 at The 201 Bar in Washington, D.C.—and you’re invited! Read more


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FIRE President Greg Lukianoff will be appearing on Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane this Tuesday at 10 a.m. Read more


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The FIRE Student Network is on the move! Today, the FSN team and other FIRE staffers will be heading to the George Mason University School of Law in Arlington, Virginia, to attend the Young Americans for Liberty (YAL) National Convention and connect with student activists from across the country. Read more


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Have you been thinking about applying for the FIRE Student Network Conference? Go ahead and take the plunge, because today is the last day to apply! Read more


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There’s just one day left to apply for the FIRE Student Network Conference! As it is, nearly 60 percent of the more than 400 schools in FIRE’s Spotlight database clearly and substantially restrict freedom of speech. The good news, however, is that this percentage has been declining consistently, if slowly, for six consecutive years. Established legal and moral doctrine are on our side, and we can win this battle for student rights. But we can’t do it alone. Read more



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