August 6, 2020

Farnsworth Lectures on Free Speech to Malaysian Students

Stephen Farnsworth, professor of political science and director of UMW's Center for Leadership and Media Studies

Stephen Farnsworth, professor of political science and director of UMW’s Center for Leadership and Media Studies

Stephen Farnsworth, professor of political science and director of the University’s Center for Leadership and Media Studies, recently delivered an online lecture, “The Right to Speak: The First Amendment in the 21st Century,” to mark U.S. Independence Day with the students and faculty at Methodist College, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Dr. Farnsworth was a Fulbright Specialist at the Malaysian college during the summer of 2019.

Farnsworth also commented in the following regional and national news stories:

For now, McAuliffe is on the sidelines of Virginia’s 2021 governor race. Some wish he’d stay there. (Prince William Times)

Florida COVID-19 Deaths Reach Record Highs (CTV News Channel)

America’s Top Doctor Sends Grim Warning (CTV News Channel)

President Trump and the Latest Russian Scandal (Viewpoints, CJAD Radio Montreal)

Experts See ‘Deep Trouble’ for Trump Overcoming Plummet in the Polls (Courthouse News Service; Missoula Current)

Trump Calls Russian Bounty Scandal a “Hoax” (CTV News Channel)