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The transformative power of words

Free Speech

  • Upcoming Event: You can’t say that!

    Free speech in an age of offence

    Tue 4 Nov 2014
    5:45pm

    Free Word Lecture Theatre

    Battle of Ideas

    Arguments over the use of offensive language by public figures are never far from the headlines. Online debates on issues such as feminism and gender have become notorious for their heated nature, with all sides quick to 'call out' each other for perceived examples of ‘oppressive’ speech. At university campuses NUS No Platform policies have recently been extended… Read more