Young America’s Foundation v. Covino

From February 2016, to February 2017
California State University, Los Angeles

The Young America’s Foundation is conservative non-profit organization “whose mission is to educate the public on the ideas of individual freedom, a strong national defense, free enterprise, traditional values, and leadership.” In 2016, the Foundation partnered with Ben Shapiro, a conservative commentator and provocateur, to host a nationwide speaking tour at college campuses to discuss […]

Claire Guthrie Gastañaga, College of William & Mary

From October 2017, to October 2017
College of William & Mary

Claire Guthrie Gastañaga was the executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) in Virginia.  Gastañaga was scheduled to speak on the campus of the College of William & Mary on October 4, 2017 at an event co-sponsored by William & Mary’s student-run programming organization Alma Mater Productions and the ACLU. Shortly after she […]

Corey Lewandowski, University of Chicago

From February 2017, to February 2017
University of Chicago

Corey Lewandowski was President Trump’s campaign manager during the 2016 presidential campaign. On February 15, 2017, Lewandowski was scheduled to speak at the University of Chicago’s Institute of Politics in an off-the-record, no-journalists-allowed session with students. The student newspaper questioned whether this was the proper forum for someone like Lewandowski. Several student groups also vowed […]

Christina Hoff Sommers, Lewis and Clark College

From March 2018, to March 2018
Lewis and Clark College

Christina Hoff Sommers is an author, philosopher, and prominent critic of contemporary feminism.  Sommers has spoken critically of campus response to sexual assaults, questioning the concept of “rape culture.” In an interview, she said that the push against sexual assault has “infantilized” women. On March 5, 2018, Sommers was scheduled to speak at the law […]