Flemming Rose is a senior fellow at Cato Institute in Washington D.C, a journalist and author. He is an international advocate for freedom of speech and is the au- thor of several books. He has spent 14 years abroad as a foreign correspondent in Moscow and Washington D.C, and 11 years as culture editor and foreign editor at Jyllands-Posten. In 2016, Mr. Rose was awarded the prestigious Milton Friedman Prize for the advancement for Liberty. He has also been awarded the Publicist Prize from Denmark’s national press club and received the Honor Award for de- fending free speech by the Norwegian Organization Fritt Ord (Free Speech).