For a timeline of events regarding Ryan’s experience as a whistleblower at Facebook and for press photos, please go here

To contact Ryan, please visit his contact page.

Ryan graduated in 2015 with a bachelors degree in Spanish Linguistics
from Arizona State University, where he also participated
in psychology research as a research assistant for
the P.E.A.R.L. Lab-Perception, Ecological Action, Robotics
and Learning. As founder of The Hartwig Foundation
for Free Speech, he hopes to keep the internet free
from undue censorship. Ryan speaks fluent Spanish
and some Portuguese. He lives in the Phoenix Metro Area,
Arizona. A few of Ryan’s hobbies include science fiction, languages, and video games.

Behind the Mask of Facebook: A Whistleblower’s Shocking Story of Big Tech Bias and Censorship

Published August 2021 with coauthor Kent Heckenlively through Skyhorse Publishing

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Letters to the Editor while a student at Arizona State University

Ryan speaks at an event during CPAC Texas July 2021
Ryan in 2015