Tag Archives: united kingdom

Charlie Hebdo and Free Speech Hypocrites

In the wake of the attack on Charlie Hebdo, freedom of speech seems to be having a moment. As the rallies in Paris and elsewhere last weekend demonstrated, freedom of speech has strong support in the West. It is the one value that … Continue reading

Posted in Censorship, Human Rights, Media, Religion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

U.K. to Criminalize Possession of “Rape Porn”

Starting in January, possession of “rape porn” will be a crime in the United Kingdom, punishable by up to three years in prison. Since the law does not distinguish between images or videos that depict actual rape and those that … Continue reading

Posted in Censorship, Media, Sex and Sexuality, Women | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment