Legal proceedings have been filed against the four authors that read aloud from Salman Rushdie's The Satanic verses. Salil Tripathi explains how outdated Colonial-era legislation is being used to curtail free expression.
The next issue of Index on Censorship magazine What’s the Taboo?: Why breaking down social barriers matters, explores worldwide taboos in all their guises, and why they matter. With articles from Shazia Mirza and David Baddiel, Alastair Campbell and a special section of cartoonists from around the world.