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Greg Lukianoff

Greg Lukianoff

President, Foundation for Individual Rights in Education

Greg Lukianoff, president of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE), is the author of Unlearning Liberty: Campus Censorship and the End of American Debate (2012) and Freedom from Speech (2014). He has published articles in Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, New York Times, Stanford Technology Law Review, Chronicle of Higher Education, and numerous other publications. He is also a blogger for Huffington Post and authored a chapter in the anthology New Threats to Freedom (2010). Lukianoff is a frequent guest on local and national syndicated radio programs, has represented FIRE on national television, and has testified before the U.S. Senate about free speech issues on America’s campuses. After focusing on the First Amendment and constitutional law at Stanford Law School, Lukianoff practiced law and interned at the ACLU in Northern California. He is a co-author of FIRE’s Guide to Free Speech on Campus.

More About Greg Lukianoff

At an institution with an illustrious history, the priority is discourse that makes you feel 'safe and respected.'

Monday, September 8, 2014

Being offended is what happens when you have your deepest beliefs challenged. And if you make it through four years of college without having your deepest beliefs challenged, you should demand your money back.

Friday, March 21, 2014

When we refuse to even have conversations on divisive issues, we help create a culture that fosters silence instead of exploration and innovation.’

Friday, April 12, 2013

A Q&A about Lukianoff’s book Unlearning Liberty.

Wednesday, December 31, 1969

FIRE surveyed 437 schools for this report and found that more than 55 percent maintain severely restrictive, “red light” speech codes—policies that clearly and substantially prohibit protected speech.

Wednesday, December 31, 1969

More links to commentary from Lukianoff.

Wednesday, December 31, 1969