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 Thu, 26 May 2022 08:50:18 +0000 Thu, 26 May 2022 08:50:18 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Chief Inspector of Constabulary: ‘We should not be policing thought crimes' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/chief-inspector-of-constabulary-we-should-not-be-policing-thought-crimes/ Fri, 20 May 2022 10:06:12 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/chief-inspector-of-constabulary-we-should-not-be-policing-thought-crimes/ Female pupil leaves school after being harassed for questioning trans ideology https://www.christian.org.uk/news/female-pupil-leaves-school-after-being-harassed-for-questioning-trans-ideology/ Fri, 20 May 2022 08:55:46 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/female-pupil-leaves-school-after-being-harassed-for-questioning-trans-ideology/ NI Attorney General challenges ban on peaceful protests outside abortion clinics https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ni-attorney-general-challenges-ban-on-peaceful-protests-outside-abortion-clinics/ Thu, 19 May 2022 09:01:54 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ni-attorney-general-challenges-ban-on-peaceful-protests-outside-abortion-clinics/ ‘Online Safety Bill favours censorship over free speech’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/online-safety-bill-favours-censorship-over-free-speech/ Wed, 18 May 2022 15:18:54 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/online-safety-bill-favours-censorship-over-free-speech/ MP: 'Online Safety Bill could censor legal speech' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mp-online-safety-bill-could-censor-legal-speech/ Wed, 18 May 2022 13:14:55 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mp-online-safety-bill-could-censor-legal-speech/ Guide leader expelled over trans views 'treated like a child abuser' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/guide-leader-expelled-over-trans-views-treated-like-a-child-abuser/ Mon, 16 May 2022 15:11:40 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/guide-leader-expelled-over-trans-views-treated-like-a-child-abuser/ QC: Govt's Online Safety Bill 'incompatible with human rights legislation' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/qc-govts-online-safety-bill-incompatible-with-human-rights-legislation/ Fri, 13 May 2022 13:34:52 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/qc-govts-online-safety-bill-incompatible-with-human-rights-legislation/ Pastor wins discrimination case after school forced him to resign over trans tweet https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pastor-wins-discrimination-case-after-school-forced-him-to-resign-over-trans-tweet/ Tue, 10 May 2022 14:53:44 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pastor-wins-discrimination-case-after-school-forced-him-to-resign-over-trans-tweet/ Christian professor awarded $400,000 after refusing to refer to a man as female https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christian-professor-awarded-400000-after-refusing-to-refer-to-a-man-as-female/ Fri, 06 May 2022 12:09:55 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christian-professor-awarded-400000-after-refusing-to-refer-to-a-man-as-female/ Liverpool Mayor fails to learn from Blackpool Council's discrimination against Franklin Graham https://www.christian.org.uk/news/liverpool-mayor-fails-to-learn-from-blackpool-councils-discrimination-against-franklin-graham/ Thu, 05 May 2022 07:15:03 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/liverpool-mayor-fails-to-learn-from-blackpool-councils-discrimination-against-franklin-graham/ Irish senator quits committee after being told to 'check your Christian values' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/irish-senator-quits-committee-after-being-told-to-check-your-christian-values/ Wed, 04 May 2022 10:27:53 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/irish-senator-quits-committee-after-being-told-to-check-your-christian-values/ Education Minister warns academia against cancel culture intolerance https://www.christian.org.uk/news/education-minister-warns-academia-against-cancel-culture-intolerance/ Fri, 29 Apr 2022 15:14:06 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/education-minister-warns-academia-against-cancel-culture-intolerance/ Commons hears free speech concerns over Online Safety Bill https://www.christian.org.uk/news/commons-hears-free-speech-concerns-over-online-safety-bill/ Wed, 20 Apr 2022 16:03:16 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/commons-hears-free-speech-concerns-over-online-safety-bill/ Online Safety Bill 'risks most draconian internet censorship in the Western world' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/online-safety-bill-risks-most-draconian-internet-censorship-in-the-western-world/ Thu, 14 Apr 2022 14:41:56 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/online-safety-bill-risks-most-draconian-internet-censorship-in-the-western-world/ Finnish Christian MP who quoted Bible cleared of 'hate speech' charges https://www.christian.org.uk/news/finnish-christian-mp-who-quoted-bible-cleared-of-hate-speech-charges/ Fri, 01 Apr 2022 08:50:43 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/finnish-christian-mp-who-quoted-bible-cleared-of-hate-speech-charges/ Law prof: 'Online Safety Bill must not restrict legitimate free speech' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/law-prof-online-safety-bill-must-not-restrict-legitimate-free-speech/ Fri, 01 Apr 2022 06:43:57 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/law-prof-online-safety-bill-must-not-restrict-legitimate-free-speech/ David Davis: Online Safety Bill 'dangerous and authoritarian' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/david-davis-online-safety-bill-dangerous-and-authoritarian/ Fri, 25 Mar 2022 15:15:41 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/david-davis-online-safety-bill-dangerous-and-authoritarian/ Revamped Online Safety Bill still a serious threat https://www.christian.org.uk/news/revamped-online-safety-bill-still-a-serious-threat/ Fri, 18 Mar 2022 15:32:14 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/revamped-online-safety-bill-still-a-serious-threat/ 'Canada's online regulation Bill will threaten free speech' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/canadas-online-regulation-bill-will-threaten-free-speech/ Fri, 18 Mar 2022 11:08:39 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/canadas-online-regulation-bill-will-threaten-free-speech/ CI: 'Family privacy at risk from NI hate crime proposals' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ci-family-privacy-at-risk-from-ni-hate-crime-proposals/ Fri, 18 Mar 2022 10:32:19 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ci-family-privacy-at-risk-from-ni-hate-crime-proposals/