Blasphemy

It may not be easy, but multicultural societies must embrace liberal values if they are to survive

In a new lecture for Gresham College, Ivan Hare QC discusses the law’s attempts to deal with hatred and vilification throughout history

The cowardice of senior staff at Batley Grammar should be a lesson to all educationalists about the importance of defending open discussion

Where were all the free-speech warriors when a Labour candidate sent an antisemitic tweet?

Insult for its own sake is childish and banal, but the ability to strongly criticise any creed is absolutely vital in a healthy democracy