On January 7, an attack on popular French magazine Charlie Hebdo sparked a resurgence of questions about terrorism and free speech.
Even though this was perhaps the most brutal attack targeting civilians in recent years, it is not the only one, with cases of threats and violence against journalists, satirists, and ordinary citizens rising along with the proliferation of terrorism and radical ideologies.
While free speech remains a cornerstone of liberal democracies around the world, the current geo-political climate has drawn criticism and concern over the inherent danger of unregulated speech.
The event will be moderated by Professor Regina Axelrod of Political Science.
The student panelists are:
Department of Political Science
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