Manuel S. Klausner

Co-Founder, Trustee, and Legal Advisor, Reason Foundation and Ge, Individual Rights Foundation

Manuel "Manny" Klausner was one of the founding partners in Reason Enterprises, which began publishing Reason magazine in 1971, three years after the publication's creation. He became editor in the summer of 1972 and a senior editor in June 1978. In 1978 he co-founded the Reason Foundation with Tibor Machan and Bob Poole. He remains on the board of the Reason Foundation today, is a stalwart supporter of the Federalist Society, and a libertarian lawyer extraordinaire. 



Click to play: The Trump Presidency’s Impact on the Future of the Conservative/Libertarian Legal Movement

The Trump Presidency’s Impact on the Future of the Conservative/Libertarian Legal Movement

Los Angeles Lawyers Chapter

Five leading conservative and libertarian lawyers assess the impact of the Trump presidency on the...

The Trump Presidency’s Impact on the Future of the Conservative/Libertarian Legal Movement

Los Angeles Lawyers Chapter

Five leading conservative and libertarian lawyers assess the impact of the Trump presidency on the...

Click to play: Free Speech: A Right to Speak Anonymously?  Political Contributors and Reporters’ Confidential Sources

Free Speech: A Right to Speak Anonymously? Political Contributors and Reporters’ Confidential Sources

2015 National Lawyers Convention

Supporters of mandated disclosure of the source of speech (or of money used to pay...