Sunday, February 28, 2021
    Tags Free speech

    Tag: free speech

    Gagging clauses: Oxford used “more than one a week” last year

    The University ranks highly against other Russell Group universities s in its use of so-called "gagging" clauses

    MEP writes to Vice-Chancellor after disinvitation

    Bearder was disinvited after referring to her opponent’s opinions as “little unicorn” which she hoped to “put back in their stables”

    Don’t confuse free speech with hate speech

    The Union’s series of predictably shocking speakers are anathema to our values

    My existence is not your next punchline

    Comedians have the power to shape how we think

    Historic panel relocated from Union due to clash with far-right speaker

    The panel will be relocated to a college venue due to concerns over anticipated "free-speech" protests

    Freedom of speech is bigger than any Boris jibe

    The domain of speech should always be off-limits to top-down oversight.

    Universities Minister criticises ‘institutional hostility’ to debate

    Mr Gyimah’s announcement comes after two JCR committee members of Queen’s College cautioned students about attending an event featuring controversial political commentator Brendan O’Neill.

    The film at the centre of India’s free speech debate

    The future of Bollywood rests on the response to controversial film Padmaavat

    Societies condemn platform for Israeli politician

    The Oxford Israel Forum, the PPE society, and the International Relations Society defended their decision to host of the speaker

    Union suspends membership of Coulter protesters

    Four students have been temporarily banned for “conduct intended to disrupt debates or other meetings of the society”