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, 09 Jul 2020 07:15:40 +0000 Thu, 09 Jul 2020 07:15:40 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Award-winning authors urge Booker Prize to reinstate Peer following trans row https://www.christian.org.uk/news/award-winning-authors-urge-booker-prize-to-reinstate-peer-following-trans-row/ Wed, 08 Jul 2020 15:06:24 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/award-winning-authors-urge-booker-prize-to-reinstate-peer-following-trans-row/ Author sacked for supporting JK Rowling trans comments https://www.christian.org.uk/news/author-sacked-for-supporting-jk-rowling-trans-comments/ Wed, 08 Jul 2020 11:03:03 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/author-sacked-for-supporting-jk-rowling-trans-comments/ Scot hate crime Bill a 'severe threat to free speech' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scot-hate-crime-bill-a-severe-threat-to-free-speech/ Tue, 07 Jul 2020 11:33:53 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scot-hate-crime-bill-a-severe-threat-to-free-speech/ Justice Minister apologises for misrepresenting Scots hate crime Bill https://www.christian.org.uk/news/justice-minister-apologises-for-misrepresenting-scots-hate-crime-bill/ Fri, 03 Jul 2020 15:48:11 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/justice-minister-apologises-for-misrepresenting-scots-hate-crime-bill/ Low criminal threshold in Scot hate crime Bill 'misrepresented' by Minister https://www.christian.org.uk/news/low-criminal-threshold-in-scot-hate-crime-bill-misrepresented-by-minister/ Fri, 26 Jun 2020 13:23:21 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/low-criminal-threshold-in-scot-hate-crime-bill-misrepresented-by-minister/ Franklin Graham attacked by council over biblical views on sexuality https://www.christian.org.uk/news/franklin-graham-attacked-by-council-over-biblical-views-on-sexuality/ Fri, 26 Jun 2020 09:54:31 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/franklin-graham-attacked-by-council-over-biblical-views-on-sexuality/ Artist expelled from studio after being branded 'transphobic' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/artist-expelled-from-studio-after-being-branded-transphobic/ Fri, 12 Jun 2020 11:31:40 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/artist-expelled-from-studio-after-being-branded-transphobic/ Harry Potter author refuses to give in to trans 'culture of fear' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/harry-potter-author-refuses-to-give-in-to-trans-culture-of-fear/ Fri, 12 Jun 2020 07:19:11 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/harry-potter-author-refuses-to-give-in-to-trans-culture-of-fear/ Student plans legal action against Bristol uni after bullying from trans activists https://www.christian.org.uk/news/student-seeks-legal-action-against-bristol-uni-after-bullying-from-trans-activists/ Wed, 03 Jun 2020 08:30:44 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/student-seeks-legal-action-against-bristol-uni-after-bullying-from-trans-activists/ Scot hate crime Bill a 'golden opportunity' for activists to shut down debate https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scot-hate-crime-bill-a-golden-opportunity-for-activists-to-shut-down-debate/ Mon, 01 Jun 2020 12:12:24 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scot-hate-crime-bill-a-golden-opportunity-for-activists-to-shut-down-debate/ New free speech campaign seeks to combat shutting down of debate https://www.christian.org.uk/news/new-free-speech-campaign-seeks-to-combat-shutting-down-of-debate/ Fri, 29 May 2020 10:06:32 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/new-free-speech-campaign-seeks-to-combat-shutting-down-of-debate/ SNP veteran: ‘Beware Scotland’s hate crime Bill’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/snp-veteran-beware-scotlands-hate-crime-bill/ Thu, 21 May 2020 16:24:53 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/snp-veteran-beware-scotlands-hate-crime-bill/ ‘Bible must not be treated as hate crime’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/bible-must-not-be-treated-as-hate-crime/ Thu, 21 May 2020 12:43:29 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/bible-must-not-be-treated-as-hate-crime/ Scot hate crime Bill could 'silence debate', warns Society of Editors https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scot-hate-crime-bill-could-silence-debate-warns-society-of-editors/ Thu, 21 May 2020 09:19:00 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scot-hate-crime-bill-could-silence-debate-warns-society-of-editors/ NI hate crime review 'must not endanger free speech', says former MLA https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ni-hate-crime-review-must-not-endanger-free-speech-says-former-mla/ Tue, 19 May 2020 16:17:41 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ni-hate-crime-review-must-not-endanger-free-speech-says-former-mla/ Scot hate crime Bill could be 'weaponised to suppress free speech' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scot-hate-crime-bill-could-be-weaponised-to-suppress-free-speech/ Tue, 12 May 2020 15:28:11 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scot-hate-crime-bill-could-be-weaponised-to-suppress-free-speech/ Oxford SU criticised for attempting to censor free speech https://www.christian.org.uk/news/oxford-su-criticised-for-attempting-to-censor-free-speech/ Wed, 06 May 2020 10:00:16 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/oxford-su-criticised-for-attempting-to-censor-free-speech/ CPS pulls hate-crime guidance after legal challenge https://www.christian.org.uk/news/cps-pulls-hate-crime-guidance-after-legal-challenge/ Fri, 01 May 2020 14:52:55 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/cps-pulls-hate-crime-guidance-after-legal-challenge/ Scotland hate crime Bill risks free speech https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scotland-hate-crime-bill-risks-free-speech/ Tue, 28 Apr 2020 15:59:52 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scotland-hate-crime-bill-risks-free-speech/ Vimeo brands Christian organisation a 'terror or hate group' over pro-marriage stance https://www.christian.org.uk/news/vimeo-brands-christian-organisation-a-terror-or-hate-group-over-pro-marriage-stance/ Mon, 27 Apr 2020 15:07:04 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/vimeo-brands-christian-organisation-a-terror-or-hate-group-over-pro-marriage-stance/