2017 Kirschner Human Rights Memorial Lecture with the ACLU's David Cole

  • International House Assembly Hall 1414 East 59th Street Chicago, IL, 60637 United States

David Cole is the National Legal Director of the American Civil Liberties Union. As a professor at Georgetown University and attorney with the Center for Constitutional Rights and the ACLU, he has litigated issues involving the use of secret evidence, the protection of flag-burning as political speech, supporting the free speech rights of immigrants, and against the suppression of peace advocacy criminalized as “material support for terrorism.” This event is presented by the Pozen Family Center for Human Rights and co-sponsored by University of Chicago Institute of Politics and the International House Global Voices Program. A reception will follow the event. Read more.