Freedom of Expression

Don't gloat over Stephen Fry quitting Twitter: he's an ally in the battle for freedom

  During the Bafta ceremony on Sunday evening, Stephen Fry made an acerbic comment about the dress sense of one of the award winners. He referred to Jenny Beavan's appearance as being that of a "bag lady" – a remark…

‘Gay cake’ case comes to court

This is a guest post by Peter Lynas – Director of the Northern Ireland Evangelical Alliance and a former barrister. Peter tweets at @peterlynas. _______________________ Today and tomorrow (26-27th March 2015), the…

What are 'Muslim values', Lady Warsi?

  The problem is her article's timing, and that when David Cameron stretched out his hand in friendship and promoted and indulged her time and again, there was impatience, irritability…

Cameron rebukes the Pope

  The Pope of Rome hath erred. Again. In the wake of the Charlie Hebdo massacre, Pope Francis was asked by journalists aboard the papal plane what he thought of the…