Charlie LewisMay 10, 20173 Comments
Bob Brown is challenging the constitutional validity of Tasmania's protest laws -- a subject the guardians of free speech in parliament and the media have had little say about.
Guy RundleMar 31, 201722 Comments
Does Malcolm Turnbull actually want to change section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act? Who the hell knows anymore.
Josh TaylorFeb 17, 20171 Comment
The Australian Human Rights Commission is resolving complaints before they get to court at a record rate, according to the commission.
Charlie LewisFeb 7, 20171 Comment
Ask those who want to repeal section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act: just what is it you want to say, exactly?
Jan 9, 2017
From mankind’s divine freedom of speech to the Australian Human Rights Commission being a "get rich scheme for protected minorities", there are some eye-watering submissions to the 18C inquiry. Crikey intern Liam Apter rounds up the best.
CrikeyNov 21, 2016
New South Wales parliament committee calls for the federal government to implement UK-style internet filtering.
Sep 6, 2016
The freedom-loving think tank is taking its subversive message to children in a slippery slope of freedom of speech.
Helen RazerDec 15, 20158 Comments
Yes, the cartoon in The Australian was racist. But it seems like it was published only to make the left jump up and down and scream "racism".
Nov 16, 20151 Comment
Political cartoonist Zunar is facing up to 43 years in prison in Malaysia. But he's determined to face his accusers, writes Claudette Yazbek.
StilgherrianApr 27, 201521 Comments
What tweets do we have in store if even our national broadcasters won't defend our freedom-of-political speech?