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Free Expression Festival: A Conversation with William McGurn
April 15 @ 2:00 pm EDTFree
Wall Street Journal columnist William McGurn talks about the life and work of Jimmy Lai, former chairman and founder of Apple Daily and Next Digital and a Hong Kong pro-democracy activist.
Lais a recipient of the 2021 Free Expression Award.
The program is part of the Free Expression Festival, held in celebration of the Freedom Forum’s annual Free Expression Awards on April 15. The awards recognize individuals for their courageous acts of free and fearless expression.
Melanie Kirkpatrick, a senior fellow at the Hudson Institute and former deputy editor of The Wall Street Journal editorial page, will moderate the conversation.
The festival will run Monday, April 12 through Thursday, April 15 on freeexpressionawards.org. Each day will feature honorees, presenters and others talking about the importance of the First Amendment.