The problem of criminalising hate speech in the family home

I have long been against the concept of criminalising ‘hate speech’. I am, by and large, a free speech absolutist. I draw the line at

The new archbishops will remove from public life any who do not conform to their common worship

I was going to write something about the case of Kristie Higgs, who has lost her case for unfair dismissal against the school at which

Why Richard Dawkins shouldn’t be cancelled

Spiked have reported that outspoken atheist, Richard Dawkins, has been cancelled from a booking at the Trinity College Dublin College Historical Society. They have particularly

Police tell pastor not to offend gay pride as mob threaten to burn down his church

A pastor of a church in Newquay, Cornwall has been told not offend the LGBT+ community to avoid breaking the law. Christian Concern report that

Why the cancellation of Franklin Graham should concern us all

One of the difficulties of being a free speech advocate is that you inevitably find yourself defending people you don’t agree with. That is, after

What should we make of the Chick-fil-A furore?

Chick-fil-A are back in the news again. This time, it is not the boycotts and protests that are making waves but the company’s own response

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