freedom of speech

Swansea University grudgingly complies with the law

Swansea University grudgingly complies with the law

Swansea University has allowed a gender critical event to go ahead on campus, while publicly stating that such events have a “negative impact” on staff and students.  On the 1st July, an event titled ‘Sex, Discrimination and the Equality Act’…

Durham debate on Gaza shut down by protestors

Durham debate on Gaza shut down by protestors

Durham University has allowed protesters to prevent a debate on the Israel-Palestine conflict from going ahead.  Durham University’s Durham Union Society (DUS) organised a debate to take place on 7th June on the motion This House Believes Palestinian Leadership is…

Cambridge publishes strong new free speech code.

Cambridge publishes strong new free speech code

The University of Cambridge will adopt a strong new Code of Practice on Freedom of Speech.  Universities have been required, since the Education Act (1986), to issue codes of practice setting out how they will secure freedom of speech. In…