Free speech

13 October 2015

The SNP’s war on the people

Nicola Sturgeon’s party isn’t an alternative to snobby Westminster politics – it’s a tyrannical extension of it.

13 October 2015

The new PC priests of Irish censorship

The church’s war on evil has been replaced by a ‘liberal’ war on hate speech.

8 October 2015

Why we must fight for free speech for people we loathe

Today’s backlash against censorship just isn’t good enough, says Brendan O’Neill.

8 October 2015

What’s new about No Platform mania?

A veteran of Manchester student politics recalls free-speech battles of 35 years ago.

7 October 2015

‘There’s nothing wrong with lads being lads’

Dapper Laughs talks free speech, lad culture and the rape joke that wasn’t.

1 October 2015

The degradation of the right to petition

A once noble tradition is now used for illiberal ends.