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Lead Plaintiff attorney David Tejtal speaks on a Failure of Corporate Governance and its Legal Remedy. When Elon Musk requested and was granted a pay...

Dissident Writers: A Conversation

NPR media correspondent David Folkenflik ’91 will lead a panel discussion on the role of dissenting writers in Russia, China, Belarus and elsewhere in a...

Fashion and Free Speech in the United States

Part of the BCTR Talks at Twelve series. How we appear in public expresses a great deal about our identities, ideologies, aspirations, and privileges. At...

BAD PRESS - Film Screening

Imagine you lived in a world where your only reliable news source became government propaganda overnight. That’s exactly what happened in 2018 to the...

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In culmination of the yearlong Choreographing Justice Series and Cornell University’s Freedom of Expression Theme Year, the Department of Performing and...

Right to Read: Readathon

Cornell University Library invites the campus community to a series of special events titled “Right to Read,” to honor and promote diversity of thought and...

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Dr. Kate Starbird is an Associate Professor in the Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering (HCDE) and Director of the Emerging Capacities of Mass...

Right to Read: A Conversation and Reception

Books of all kinds stimulate the imagination, enrich the mind, and provide insights into our complex world. And yet, there is a growing list of books...

Current Free Speech Controversies: A Conversation with Former ACLU President, Author, and Law Professor Nadine Strossen

Nadine Strossen, former longtime ACLU President and New York Law School professor emerita, who is now a Senior Fellow with FIRE (the Foundation for...

4/29/2024 4:15pm
Cornell Cinema
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Freedom of Expression Foundational Theme Year Kickoff Event “The Indispensable Condition: Freedom of Expression at Cornell” is designed to advance a shared...

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The 2023 Daniel W. Kops Freedom of the Press Lecture Jamelle Bouie Columnist for the New York Times; Former CBS News Political Analyst and Chief Political...

9/12/2023 5pm
Klarman Hall, KLRKG70
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The Cornell Brooks School of Public Policy in partnership with Opera Ithaca will present “Scalia/Ginsburg”, a one-act operatic comedy about the unlikely...

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Presented by the Howard and Abby Milstein Foundation In this inaugural Milstein Symposium, the first in a series throughout the university-wide freedom of...

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"Fashioning the Bounds of Free Speech" explores fashion and art as forms of symbolic speech and expressive conduct that shape the limits and possibilities of...

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Opening Reception for the Exhibit "Fashioning the Bounds of Free Speech" This event will include a welcome from College of Human Ecology Dean Rachel...

20 Days in Mariupol

20 Days in Mariupol [past event]

As the Russian invasion begins, a team of Ukrainian journalists trapped in the besieged city of Mariupol struggle to continue their work documenting the...

Cornell Concert Series presents: Dover Quartet

Named one of the greatest string quartets of the last hundred years (BBC Music Magazine), the twice GRAMMY-nominated Dover Quartet has followed a...

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Dr. Sharon Wright Austin will discuss the challenges for educators at colleges and universities both in Florida and in other states. Several states have...

Move When the Spirit Says Move: The Legacy of Dorothy Foreman Cotton

Dorothy Foreman Cotton was a bold and highly effective civil rights leader, who educated thousands in their citizenship rights and inspired generations of...

Keynote Program: Artificial Intelligence and Free Expression

Artificial Intelligence is here and changing our everyday lives faster than we can keep up with. At the same time, free expression is being challenged from...

10/20/2023 10:10am
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Desdemona [past event]

The Department of Performing and Media Arts and the Toni Morrison Collective are thrilled to present Toni Morrison’s 2011 work DESDEMONA to honor the 30th...

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Join us for an important discussion on the role of the press in a democratic society, featuring NPR's David Folkenflik, the 2023 Zubrow Distinguished...

The Wild Gather: On the Floor, Off the Screen & Through the Body

The Department of Performing and Media Arts dance & performance studies faculty present the Choreographing Justice Series: THE WILD GATHER: ON THE FLOOR, OFF...

Cornell Symphony Orchestra: CU Music

Cornell Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Gabriela Gómez Estévez. Program includes Carlos Simon’s “Go Down Moses” from A Folklore Symphony, Copland’s Lincoln...

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Dr. Mary Anne Franks is the Eugene L. and Barbara A. Bernard Professor in Intellectual Property, Technology, and Civil Rights Law at the George Washington...

Freedom of Expression in the Age of Disinformation

Freedom of Expression in the Age of Disinformation symposium brings together scholars and researchers in the field of communication to explore the...

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Please join us for the first of three events in our debate series discussing the Freedom of Expression. Our first debate, Speechless: Should Union Organizers...

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During this event, Professor Garden will discuss the role of the First Amendment in the workplace. This event will explore how the Constitution impacts the...

¿Es Fomentar la Libertad de Expresión en el Lugar de Trabajo una Buena Práctica Empresarial? 	taller y demonstración de debate etudiantil

Con el apoyo de SC Johnson College of Business y su Engaged College Initiative, este evento parte de una serie se llevará a cabo dos veces, una en inglés y...

Freedom of Expression Theme Year Debate: Free Speech in the Workplace

Is Promoting Freedom of Expression in the Workplace a Good Business Practice? Student Debate Workshop and Demonstration, co-hosted by the ILR School and the...

The Abortion Talks

The Abortion Talks [past event]

The Heterodox Academy Campus Community at Cornell University is hosting a showing of the documentary "The Abortion Talks" followed by a discussion with the...

Cornell Concert Series presents: DoosTrio

Three masters and old friends join together in a new collaboration. Kayhan Kalhor, Wu Man, and Sandeep Das are established soloists in their individual...

Why is Mona Lisa Smiling? Screening and director's panel

Part of the Freedom of Expression Theme Year, the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management hosts a pre-release screening of this new documentary...

 The American People and the Medical Establishment: A History of Mistrust

Rogers Colloquium talk with Lewis A. Grossman, J.D., Ph.D. Please see the event listing on the Weill Cornell calendar for detailed directions via car and...

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Jeff Kosseff is an associate professor of cybersecurity law in the United States Naval Academy’s Cyber Science Department. Title: Why the First Amendment...

Fearlessly Curious Conversations: A Discussion with Mónica Guzmán

This Freedom of Expression theme year event will be a moderated discussion with Mónica Guzmán, author of "I Never Thought of It That Way: How to Have...

SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce

The 2024 Durland lecture, in support of Cornell University’s Freedom of Expression theme year, presents a substantive conversation between SEC Commissioner...

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This event is part of Cornell's Freedom of Expression Theme Year and ILR's Union Days. UC Davis Professors Rana Jaleel and Brian Soucek will have a...

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Vote for Cornell’s tastiest Freedom of Expression ice cream, crafted by Cornell students for the Cornell community! Sample the three final flavors – Brewing...

Freedom of Expression Theme Year Debate:  Is a Policy of Absolute Freedom of Speech, Without Exceptions, the Best Policy?

Student Debate with students from the Cornell Speech & Debate Society and the Cornell Political Union to be held in ILRLR 3300: Advocacy & Debate. Please...

Getting to Climate Justice: A Global Approach

Lund Critical Debate Climate change has a disproportionate impact on the world’s most vulnerable populations, yet climate crises also impact people across...

Cornell Concert Series presents:  The Klezmatics

The Klezmatics became world-renowned superstars when they erupted out of New York City’s East Village in 1986 to revitalize klezmer for new generations....