Free speech

20 November 2014

Why I am pro-choice

Read the speech Brendan O’Neill was banned from making at Oxford University.

11 November 2014

‘Death to Dapper’: behold the new intolerance

The terrifying censoriousness of the campaign against Dapper Laughs.

11 November 2014

Curators need to stand up to offence-takers

Arts venues need to stand up for the public's right to view controversial art.

7 November 2014

Football – still a ‘slum sport’

The policing of fans hasn't gone away, it's just become more insidious.

6 November 2014

Student journalists, it’s time to fight back

SU meddling has turned student newspapers into little more than PR rags.

5 November 2014

Berkeley vs Bill: FSM turns in its grave

After the Bill Maher debacle, Berkeley needs a new Free Speech Movement.

3 November 2014

‘A venal political attack on the press’

The Australian’s Chris Mitchell on the illiberal liberals threatening press freedom.

3 November 2014

‘Without artistic freedom, we are not a civilised people’

Peter Gelb of the Met in NYC on why he staged The Death of Klinghoffer.

3 November 2014

‘Freedom for haters’: spiked comes to NYC

Listen to our New York debate on why hate speech should be free speech.

3 November 2014

In praise of emotional discomfort

Hearing speech that offends you is good – it makes you argue back.