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So much for free speech...

It's a complicated issue, admits Kate Smurthwaite.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
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S** and the city

This week marks a year since Hamas bludgeoned their way to power inGaza. It has been a hell of a year here, with Israel sealing the entireGaza Strip and imposing a crippling siege on 1.5 million people, whilstthe so-called ‘International Community’ shamelessly continues to lookthe other way.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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NI contributor's freedom of speech under threat

NI co-editor Dinyar Godrej, alterted us to the situation regarding political psychologist and NI contributor,Professor Ashis Nandy. Nandy is at the centre of a firestorm over anarticle he wrote after last year's elections in the Indian state ofGujarat which resulted in the re-election of one of India's mostincendiary politicians – Narendra Modi of the HindunationalistBharatiya Janata Party. In his article published in the Times of India,Nandy bemoans the current state of affairs in this…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Free speech fallacies

Oxford University student Clare Fisher writes in to tell us her viewson the recent controversy surrounding the Oxford Union's decision tohold a debate on free speech including the controversial head of theFar Right British National Party (BNP), Nick Griffin, and Holocaustdenier David Irving. .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The unspoken and the unspeakable

More than freedom of expression is under threat in Bangladesh, where the policing of dissent has led to a high-profile court case, writes Dina M Siddiqi.…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
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Defiance and fear in Pakistan – the shooting of Sabeen Mahmud

Henry Wilkins looks into the lasting impact of the activist’s murder on Karachi’s liberal arts scene.…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
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The unspoken and the unspeakable

The unspoken and the unspeakable…

  • Thu Jul 2 04:32:00 2015
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Defiance and fear in Pakistan – the shooting of Sabeen Mahmud

Defiance and fear in Pakistan – the shooting of Sabeen Mahmud…

  • Tue Jun 23 07:31:00 2015
  • Rank: 100

So much for free speech...

So much for free speech...…

  • Sat Nov 1 10:44:00 2014
  • Rank: 100

NI contributor's freedom of speech under threat

NI co-editor Dinyar Godrej, alterted us to the situation regarding political psychologist and NI contributor,Professor Ashis Nandy…

  • Mon Jun 23 05:47:00 2008
  • Rank: 100

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