Should Speech be Free?


In the wake of the attacks on the Charlie Hebdo offices in Paris, a debate on free speech has ensued around the world.

We speak to philosophy lecturer Dr Renee Kohler-Ryan about the history of free speech, the purpose of this right, and the strengths & weaknesses of both sides of the free speech argument – particularly as it has played out in Australia in recent years.


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