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Greg Lukianoff on bullying laws and free speech

EVENT: 
Bullying v Free Speech - Do I have the right to hurt your feelings?
DATE & TIME: 
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - 12:30
In the wake of Tyler Clementi's tragic suicide there were calls for anti-bullying laws on campuses across the nation.  However, do well-intentioned anti-bullying laws run afoul of the fundamental liberty of free speech?  Greg Lukianoff of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) will come to Rutgers - Camden to debate this very important topic.   Join us on September 19th at 12:30 PM for a debate and FREE LUNCH (as always). This event is co-sponsored by OUTLAWS.
Greg Lukianoff is the president of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) and has been with FIRE since 2001, when he was hired to be the organization's first director of legal and public advocacy. Greg is a member of the State Bar of California and the bar of the Supreme Court of the United States. Greg has published articles in The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, The Boston Globe, the New York Post, The Stanford Technology Law Review, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Fraternal Law, Inside Higher Ed, Reason, Free Inquiry, Congressional Quarterly, The Daily Caller, The Charleston Law Review, and numerous other publications. He is a blogger for the Huffington Post and authored a chapter in Templeton Press's anthology New Threats to Freedom, edited by Adam Bellow.
 

 

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