On Boxing Day Jo Johnson, Minister for Universities and Science, lauded the liberal tradition that had turned the modern
'No-platforming' is stifling debate on campus, says universities minister Jo Johnson.
The singer’s legal team did not take kindly to an article about Swift’s popularity with white supremacists.
Urging end of 'no-platforming' and 'safe space' arguments.
Universities will be required to protect freedom of speech under sweeping new regulations, the government is set to announce
The government's most recent proposals for counter-extremism legislation are extremely worrying. Among the suggestions were a set of new civil orders, that would have allowed the police to prevent people from assembling with others or from speaking in public: a serious curb on free speech.
Over protection and excessive safeguarding of the 'smartphone generation', has led to a hypersensitive, 'politically correct' society . The only way to diversify the views and opinions available is by encouraging debate, discussion and reason both in society and on campus.
'No Trump, no KKK, no fascist USA.'
Donald Trump on Saturday praised protesters in Boston who demonstrated against white nationalism in events mirrored across
It is important we do make a distinction between the right to free speech and the rights of others not to be abused, threatened or lied to. Constructive criticism and questioning play a positive role in our society. Hate does not.