Category Archives: Freedom of speech

Further evidence of The Rise of Anti-Christian Sentiment in the West

Received today from Professor Augusto Zimmermann in WA. Dear Friend, I would like to call your attention to a very serious matter. As you know, I am organising in Perth a major conference on religious freedom entitled ‘Religious Freedom at … Continue reading

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Where does the buck stop at the James Cook University?

Perhaps with the Vice Chancellor? Impressive CV? In January 2019, Professor Harding was appointed an Officer in the General Division of the Order of Australia in the Australia Day 2019 honours list for her distinguished service to education at the … Continue reading

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Day three of Peter Ridd vs JCU

An email report from Gideon Rozner of the IPA. Dear supporter of freedom of speech on climate change As I write this, the third and final day of the hearing in the Peter Ridd case is nearing its conclusion. It … Continue reading

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Peter Ridd in court.

We are all Peter Ridd! Read all about it. Jennifer Marohasy was there too, see Jo Nova.

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Jordan Peterson reports on his experiences at Cambridge University

Jordan Peterson had a happy experience at Cambridge University last year when he was invited to address the student-run Cambridge Union, the oldest continuously running debating society in the world. The talk was delivered to a packed house and is … Continue reading

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What a dud university Cambridge has become!

Having been a visiting scholar there myself, I can attest that the finest thing about the place are its buildings. As for its scholars and scholarship, just bear in mind that I was there to do research in the Keynes … Continue reading

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Support Peter Ridd, free speech and genuine science

A conversation with Peter Ridd. In May 2018, after an academic career of more than 30 years, Peter had his employment terminated as a professor of physics at James Cook University in Townsville, Australia. Peter had spoken against the accepted … Continue reading

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The anti-free-speech outrage machine

More on the same from Mark Steyn: Tales of the Tape, with the background story to Carlson’s polemic.

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Nice Move Trumpster!

President Trump puts colleges on notice re free speech. This is weird, the program won’t let me post Nice Move Trump(ie).

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Who is David Icke?

Can someone who is more up to date on this tell us what is going on with David Icke? Ok he has got some crazy ideas if you can trust an ABC report. Since when did that preclude being able … Continue reading

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