PEN America has surrendered over Israel

Apr 30, 2024 by

by Lionel Shriver, UnHerd: Writers have become the tools of zealots. Another day, another opportunity for huffy, hypocritical “progressive” posturing. PEN America has now been forced to cancel its World Voices literary festival in New...

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Eastern Europe is Showing Britain Up on Free Speech

Apr 25, 2024 by

by Štěpán Hobza, The Daily Sceptic: When Roger Scruton arrived in Czechoslovakia in 1979, he found himself helping many teachers “who had been forbidden to teach” and “students who had been forbidden to learn”. He was obviously aware he...

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Finnish Christian MP to appear before Supreme Court over ‘hate crime’ Bible tweet

Apr 22, 2024 by

from The Christian Institute: A Christian politician in Finland will be forced to stand trial for the third time, despite twice being vindicated over allegations of “hate speech” for sharing the Bible’s teaching on homosexuality. In...

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Belgian court strikes down order shuttering conservative conference

Apr 17, 2024 by

from ADF: Free speech PREVAILS for “NatCon”. The Belgian justice system has acted to protect the freedoms of speech and assembly with a decisive emergency late-night ruling in favour of the conference on National Conservativism.  The...

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‘Between Caliphate And Dictatorship’

Apr 17, 2024 by

By Rod Dreher, Substack. This is Europe, this is what liberty and democracy are like in Brussels, capital of the European Union. What a day this has been. I never imagined that I would witness the banning of a peaceful political meeting...

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The sinister censorship of NatCon Brussels

Apr 16, 2024 by

by Tim Black, spiked: The technocratic elites are the true menace to liberty. European public life is in real trouble, if today’s goings on in the Belgian capital are anything to go by. This morning, Emir Kir, the mayor of...

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