Brendan O’Neill meets the Voltaire-inspired attorney general of Australia.
Prime Minister Erdogan’s war on social media is uncannily similar to the war on unacceptable speech in the West.
John Milton on why a free and open public sphere is the best way to the truth.
Prosecuting people on the basis of song lyrics sets a horrifying precedent.
Must-reads from the past week
The ousting of Brendan Eich from Mozilla sets a dangerous precedent.
A libertarian student slams the groupthink dominating UK student unions.
Why spiked is launching a campaign for unfettered freedom of speech.
True freedom of speech means acknowledging that we ourselves might just be wrong.
John Locke on why no one should blindly resign himself to the will of his rulers.