Flemming Rose

Senior fellow, Cato Institute; former foreign editor, Jyllands-Posten

Flemming Rose is a Danish journalist and senior fellow at the Cato Institute. He was formerly the foreign editor at the Danish newspaper Jyllands-Posten and was a foreign correspondent in Russia and the U.S. for 14 years. Rose is the author of several books on free speech. His book "Tyranny of Silence: How One Cartoon Ignited a Global Debate on the Future of Free Speech" was listed as one of the 10 best nonfiction books of 2014 by The Economist. In 2016, he was awarded the Milton Freedman Prize for the Advancement of Individual Liberty, and recently he received the Danish newspaper Weekendavisen’s 2016 Book Prize for his recent book De besatte (The Possessed).