Susan Benesch

Founder and executive director, Dangerous Speech Project

Susan Benesch is the founder and executive director of the Dangerous Speech Project, which studies speech that can inspire violence and works to find ways to prevent that violence without infringing on freedom of expression. She conducts research on methods to diminish harmful speech online and the harm itself. Benesch is also a faculty associate of the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University.

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The Louisville Institute Pastoral Study Project Grant awards grants of up to $20,000 to support individual or collaborative study projects on Christian life, religious practices and institutions, and ideas for the church, communities or the world. Clergy, lay leaders and staff working in diverse Christian contexts in the United States or Canada are eligible to apply. Deadline is August 1.

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