Veteran former Tory MP Bob Stewart has had his conviction for a racially aggravated public order offence quashed at Southwark Crown Court.
Wealthy individuals and companies will be prevented from making spurious legal claims to gag journalists and silence critics through a landmark ‘anti-Slapp’ bill that gained Government support this week.
The Writers’ Advisory Council of the FSU has written to the Council of the Royal Society of Literature to express its concerns at the Society’s failure to issue any statement concerning the mobbing and cancellation of Kate Clanchy, and its failure to properly condemn the violent attack on Sir Salman...
In what is being described as “a dark day for our democracy”, the Speaker of the House of Commons, Sir Lindsay Hoyle, last night broke with Parliamentary convention by allowing Labour MPs to vote for an amendment to an SNP motion calling for a ceasefire in Gaza.
Following a four-week ‘hate speech’ investigation, the European Parliament has formally reprimanded a Flemish MEP for referring to the EU’s asylum policy as a form of “organised replacement” during a plenary debate.
Elon Musk, the owner of social media platform X, has been nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize by a Norwegian lawmaker who praised the billionaire as a “stout proponent for free speech”.
Prof Arif Ahmed, a former FSU Advisory Council member and now the Office for Student’s new Director for Free Speech and Academic Freedom has just released a video calling for students in England and Wales to share their views on the watchdog's new free speech proposals.
Harvard professor Roland Fryer has revealed he faced threats from woke activists and had to get armed security after publishing a study showing no racial bias in police-involved shootings
The German government has announced a plan to freeze the bank accounts of people who donate money to groups and causes deemed by the state to be “right wing extremists”.
Grassroots police officers have launched an informal support network to push back against the influence of LGBT lobby groups and activists within the service, and defend the speech rights of gender critical staff who currently dare not speak out for fear of disciplinary action.
A former school chaplain who was sacked, reported to the national teaching regulator, the Disclosure and Barring Service, and the government’s counter-terrorism programme Prevent for the ‘crime’ of preaching a sermon on identity politics, will today begin his appeal at the Employment Appeal Tribunal
Scottish Labour has been accused of silencing its female members after their call for the party leadership to recognise them as “adult human females” was rejected by officials.
Labour has been accused of being “undemocratic authoritarians” after a local party pressured a venue into cancelling a Conservative-run, multi-party debate over the attendance of gender-critical women’s rights campaigner Kellie-Jay Keen.
A peer who left the Labour Party over its handling of antisemitism allegations has been suspended as chairman of a housing organisation after criticising the UN over Hamas terror activities in Gaza.