Free speech
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Free speech

19 July 2018

That’s redecorating, not activism

A ‘protest’ in Manchester reminds us how trivial student politics has become.

13 July 2018

We’re all Foucauldian now

How the Frenchman’s power theories gave rise to ‘snowflakes’.

Trans activism is now just misogyny in drag

The attack on Alison Moyet shows how sexist trans thinking has become.

Call off the crusade against the Southern Poverty Law Center

The ‘Intellectual Dark Web’ has failed its first moral test.

26 June 2018

No more memes? The EU’s latest threat to the net

The EU’s new copyright laws will destroy the web as we know it.

22 June 2018

It is time to end the war on drill

The police are blurring the lines between music and violence.

20 June 2018

Oscar Wilde: free‑speech martyr

He was brought down by the tyranny of custom.

13 June 2018

The truth behind the trolling panic

The internet is not a hostile place for women.

Censoring survivors of the Stasi

It is a disturbing irony that Germany now silences victims of GDR terror.

7 June 2018

Niall Ferguson has set back the fight for free speech

Some right-wingers are playing censorious students at their own game.