It’s the mob’s weapon of choice – trying to take away their victim’s livelihood – it’s even happened to the cartoonist for the Communist Morning Star and the organiser of a gay pride parade… But what does it feel like to find yourself at the bottom of an internet “pile-on”? The MToby Young: Since the explosion of the BLM movement more people have been a victim of cancel culture
Toby Young from the Free Speech Union has said the number of people coming to him for help saying they have been a victim of “cancel culture” has significantly increased since “the explosion of the BLM movement”. Speaking with talkRADIO’s Dan Wootton, he said “[The Left] are livi
… Luckily all these people have been helped out by the Free Speech Union, which fights the corner of those victimised. And gets tough with spineless organisations that go along with the radical Left agenda. Maybe JK Rowling should join up. It’s only a couple of quid per week. Stu
British society is being “re-racialised at the behest of the left” according to a dramatic warning from Inaya Folarin Iman, a conservative rising star who works as director of the recently formed Free Speech Union. James Bickerton, The Daily Express, 8th July 2020. The post Free
The case for “decolonising” universities makes no sense, empirically or historically, yet it’s winning over institutions of rational debate. Nigel Biggar, UnHerd, 9th July 2020. The post Why shouldn’t the curriculum be “Eurocentric”? appeared first on The Free Speech Union.
Apologies for not having written this newsletter sooner. I feel particularly remiss because more than 1,000 new members have joined since the last newsletter and those people won’t have received any communication from the Free Speech Union until now, save for a pro forma acknowle
This is the evidence the Legal Advisory Council of the FSU has submitted to the Scottish Parliament’s Justice Committee about the Hate Crime and Public Order (Scotland) Bill. It is already an offence under Scottish law to stir up racial hatred, but this proposed legislation will
The language the Tudor historian David Starkey used in an interview with the young journalist Darren Grimes crossed the line, as he admitted when he apologised for it. He described it as “deplorably inflammatory” and a “bad mistake”. But did he really deserve to be subjected to w
Free Speech Union Director, Inaya Folarin Iman talks about the white lives matter banner. Jumoke Fashola interviews Inaya Folarin Iman, Inspirit with Jumoke Fashola, 7th July 2020. The post Sanctions for those who say “white lives matter” appeared first on The Free Speech Union.
An Isle of Man radio host suspended for denying he had “white privilege” had been reinstated after the Free Speech Union went to bat for him. Jack Montgomery, Breitbart, 3rd July 2020. The post Radio Host Suspended for Denying He Had “White Privilege” Reinstated appeared first on