FREE SPEECH 27: Do today’s champions of free speech represent the values they lay claim to?

Professor Jason Stanley, Yale University

Jason Stanley is Professor of Philosophy at Yale University and the author of How Fascism Works. In this conversation with Think About It, he discusses the necessity of taking hate speech and dehumanizing language seriously, the politics of inviting speakers to campus, and privacy as a core aspect of liberal democracies. specializes in philosophy of language, epistemology, action theory, and early analytic philosophy. He is the author of How Propaganda Works (2015), among others.