Minister Jo Johnson threatens to fine universities for not “allowing free speech” and the BBC uncritically wheels out Julie Bindel on Boxing day to support the Tory. Sam Hope explores the growing phenomenon of “free speech” authoritarianism
In the latest piece on the Julie Bindel controversy, guest writer and trans woman, Debbie Hayton, explains why she believes Bindel should be given a platform.
Following Annette Pryce’s article on Julie Bindel’s controversial LGBT History Month appearance, guest writer Sam Hope gives a trans perspective on the matter.
Annette Pryce examines why Bindel speaking at an LGBT History Month event is an insult to the community.
Julie Bindel has taken a stand, decrying the fact that censorship has become the new norm. Jonathan Boniface offers his perspective on why she’s not only wrong, but fighting the wrong fight.