George Christensen's surgery

During the debate that raged around section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act, Coalition MP and walking outrage generator George Christensen was a staunch advocate for repeal. But even before that, he has had a consistent line about freedom of speech: any society that calls itself a democracy simply can't regulate the way people express themselves to protect people's sensitivities. And true to his word, he has said a lot of things, particularly about Islam, that don't betray a lot of concern about hurt feelings. Or, on occasions, facts.

Let's take a journey back through some of his public statements on the issue.