The Christian Institute - Free Speech News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/religious-liberty/free-speech The latest free speech news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Mon, 17 May 2021 13:43:38 +0000 Mon, 17 May 2021 13:43:38 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Female weightlifters 'told to be quiet' in face of male competitor https://www.christian.org.uk/news/female-weightlifters-told-to-be-quiet-in-face-of-male-competitor/ Fri, 14 May 2021 11:55:46 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/female-weightlifters-told-to-be-quiet-in-face-of-male-competitor/ Govt announces new universities free speech Bill https://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-announces-new-universities-free-speech-bill/ Fri, 14 May 2021 11:00:33 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-announces-new-universities-free-speech-bill/ School chaplain reported to anti-terrorism unit after sermon challenging LGBT ideology https://www.christian.org.uk/news/school-chaplain-reported-to-anti-terrorism-unit-after-sermon-challenging-lgbt-ideology/ Mon, 10 May 2021 15:32:09 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/school-chaplain-reported-to-anti-terrorism-unit-after-sermon-challenging-lgbt-ideology/ Ex-judge warns trans groups have too much influence on 'hate crime' laws https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ex-judge-warns-trans-groups-have-too-much-influence-on-hate-crime-laws/ Fri, 07 May 2021 13:09:25 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ex-judge-warns-trans-groups-have-too-much-influence-on-hate-crime-laws/ Pastor: 'Police elevating LGBT rights above others' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pastor-police-elevating-lgbt-rights-above-others/ Fri, 07 May 2021 09:24:34 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pastor-police-elevating-lgbt-rights-above-others/ EHRC: 'Equality Act protects trans critical beliefs' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ehrc-equality-act-protects-trans-critical-beliefs/ Thu, 06 May 2021 14:59:59 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ehrc-equality-act-protects-trans-critical-beliefs/ Senior academic calls for universities to help end cancel culture https://www.christian.org.uk/news/senior-academic-calls-for-universities-to-help-end-cancel-culture/ Fri, 30 Apr 2021 13:59:50 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/senior-academic-calls-for-universities-to-help-end-cancel-culture/ Ignoring biological fact 'detrimental to society', appeal hearing told https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ignoring-biological-fact-detrimental-to-society-appeal-hearing-told/ Thu, 29 Apr 2021 15:33:04 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ignoring-biological-fact-detrimental-to-society-appeal-hearing-told/ Working mum who lost job after saying ‘it's impossible to change sex’ tells her story https://www.christian.org.uk/news/working-mum-who-lost-job-after-saying-it-is-impossible-to-change-sex-tells-her-story/ Wed, 28 Apr 2021 10:35:19 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/working-mum-who-lost-job-after-saying-it-is-impossible-to-change-sex-tells-her-story/ Priti Patel calls for review of police approach to ‘hate incidents’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/priti-patel-calls-for-review-of-police-approach-to-hate-incidents/ Tue, 27 Apr 2021 15:44:08 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/priti-patel-calls-for-review-of-police-approach-to-hate-incidents/ Top universities commit to protecting free speech by rejecting cancel culture https://www.christian.org.uk/news/top-universities-commit-to-protecting-free-speech-by-rejecting-cancel-culture/ Fri, 23 Apr 2021 14:11:24 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/top-universities-commit-to-protecting-free-speech-by-rejecting-cancel-culture/ Dawkins told trans identity not up for discussion, as Humanists take back award https://www.christian.org.uk/news/dawkins-told-trans-identity-not-up-for-discussion-as-humanists-take-back-award/ Fri, 23 Apr 2021 13:13:39 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/dawkins-told-trans-identity-not-up-for-discussion-as-humanists-take-back-award/ Student wins payout and apology over ‘transphobic’ tweets https://www.christian.org.uk/news/student-wins-payout-and-apology-over-transphobic-tweets/ Tue, 13 Apr 2021 13:32:46 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/student-wins-payout-and-apology-over-transphobic-tweets/ Improved version of flawed Scots hate crime Bill set to become law https://www.christian.org.uk/news/improved-version-of-flawed-scots-hate-crime-bill-set-to-become-law/ Fri, 12 Mar 2021 15:52:04 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/improved-version-of-flawed-scots-hate-crime-bill-set-to-become-law/ Censorship fears over trans stifling academic debate https://www.christian.org.uk/news/censorship-fears-over-trans-stifling-academic-debate/ Thu, 11 Mar 2021 16:00:12 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/censorship-fears-over-trans-stifling-academic-debate/ Police accused of 'inventing hate offences' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/police-accused-of-inventing-hate-offences/ Wed, 10 Mar 2021 17:14:04 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/police-accused-of-inventing-hate-offences/ Police having 'chilling effect' on debate amid 120,000 allegations of 'hate speech' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/police-having-chilling-effect-on-debate-amid-120000-allegations-of-hate-speech/ Fri, 05 Mar 2021 13:42:38 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/police-having-chilling-effect-on-debate-amid-120000-allegations-of-hate-speech/ Free speech campaigners critical of report on 'hateful extremism' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/free-speech-campaigners-critical-of-report-on-hateful-extremism/ Fri, 26 Feb 2021 16:31:55 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/free-speech-campaigners-critical-of-report-on-hateful-extremism/ Police force continues to mislead public on 'hate crime' despite apology https://www.christian.org.uk/news/police-force-continues-to-mislead-public-on-hate-crime-despite-apology/ Thu, 25 Feb 2021 17:55:33 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/police-force-continues-to-mislead-public-on-hate-crime-despite-apology/ Scots Justice Committee springs eleventh-hour consultation on hate crime Bill https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scots-justice-committee-springs-eleventh-hour-consultation-on-hate-crime-bill/ Fri, 19 Feb 2021 16:08:13 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scots-justice-committee-springs-eleventh-hour-consultation-on-hate-crime-bill/