Free Speech Defender Anthony Lewis Dies at 85

By |2016-01-14T12:21:46-04:00March 25th, 2013|Blog|

New York Times columnist and Pulitzer-prize winning writer Anthony Lewis passed away this weekend. Lewis was a leading expert on constitutional law whose work in defense of free speech earned him the Presidential Citizens Medal in 2001. We honored Lewis' lifetime commitment to freedom of expression in 2008 at our annual benefit. In his 2007 book Freedom for the Thought That [...]