Elevating the political class to a special status in law would alienate voters further. And a catch-all restraint on free speech would be used as a political weapon.
Posts Tagged: Free Speech
The attack in Bristol was not lighthearted high spirits but a thoroughly unpleasant instance of intimidation. The university authorities must maintain free speech.
James Frayne: Businesses like Pizza Hut and Paperchase are abandoning Middle England, which is a big mistake
Too many corporate communications executives have more in common with left-wing Twitter activists than with their own customers.
Ethically and politically, defending freedom on campus is the right thing to do.
Cambridge University Press is just the latest institution to regret sacrificing fundamental principles in return for Chinese business.
Of course it is not sufficient to condemn violent racism, like that in Charlottesville, because it is unkind. But history teaches us that we must watch for signs of a loss of empathy for others.
WATCH: Hannan says the EU interferes too much in everyday life. Another MEP then says he should be censured.
“I’m afraid that I don’t have the authority to sanction Mr Hannan, but if you send in your comment in writing we’ll take note of it of course.”
Pleasingly, it includes several policies that this site has proposed.
The companies are on solid ground over encryption; their footing is less sure, however, when it comes to pro-terror material on the net.
These students parrot the priggish and illiberal morality preached to them by their self-righteous elders.
Without that difference, Brexit would not have happened.
The loyal Home Secretary with a sharp wit who did great service to the Conservative Party and the nation.
See his support for protectionism, big government, big debts – and more.
The Audio Visual Media Services Directive is at odds with the principles of the Bill of Rights and the Magna Carta.
Few noticed the Investigatory Powers Bill becoming law because all eyes are on the process of leaving the EU.