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Free Speech Bites: Timothy Garton Ash on global free speech standardsTimothy Garton Ash is Professor of European Studies at Oxford University, and a noted author and commentator. Here he tells Nigel Warburton about his Free Speech Debate project, a forum for discussing global free speech standards in the digital age Download the mp3 here
#IndexAwards2019: Index announces Freedom of Expression Awards winnersA Kurdish artist imprisoned for her paintings of the destruction of a town in Turkey's Kurdish region and a worldwide network monitoring threats and abuses against editorial cartoonists around the world are among the winners of the 2019 Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Awards.
29 June: Legal protections for journalists worldwide? (Partner event)Six months after the Charlie Hebdo attacks in Paris, journalists face more threats than ever before, from harassment to imprisonment to murder – since the beginning of the year, 50 journalists have been killed. While some countries, like Norway, have scrapped blasphemy laws to strongly assert freedom of speech, others such as the UK are […]
13 Feb: The Content and Context of Charlie Hebdo – Protecting freedom of expression and combating “hate speech”The attack on Charlie Hebdo dramatically increased the pressure on freedom of speech in all of Europe. How do we respond to audiences who do not recognize satire as a legitimate form of free expression, without increasing this pressure?
After the Wall: Index magazine launch at the Goethe InstitutIt was a full house at the Goethe Institut in west London on Thursday night as Index magazine launched its latest issue with a debate on freedom in Europe, 25 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall. Did things turned out as we expected?