DJ Taylor is the author of Orwell: The Life, an award-winning biography of journalist and novelist George Orwell. he speaks to Nigel Warburton about Orwell’s nuanced attitude to free speech and his encounters with censorship
Index’s own Head of Advocacy Mike Harris discussed the issue of hate speech and free expression at Cambridge Union’s annual Free Speech debate on 29 November.
Also speaking were Cambridge Union President Austin Mahler and celebrated philosopy writer Nigel Warburton. You can listen to Nigel explore the concept of free expression with guests in our series of podcasts Free Speech Bites here.
Watch the full free speech debate below: