Current attitudes are evidence of Australia’s historically sour relationship with the right to freedom of speech. It is high time this relationship was mended.
The state of Israel Folau echoes the state of free speech in this country. The words of one legendary writer warned us of this day.
As it stands, many are calling for Fraser Anning to be kicked out of parliament. However, if we want to be inclusive, we mustn’t use our political powers to do it.
Recently, Rowan Atkinson gave a speech defending ‘the right to offend’. He’s missed the point.
With Alex Jones run out of town and Blair Cottrell kicked off Sky News, it seems a golden week. However, just as it went with 18C, no meaningful battle has been won.