Posts Tagged: Free speech

Now is as good a time as any

Resolutions? Intentions? Now is as good a time as any. There is a quote from actor Hugh Laurie on a scrappy bit of paper beside my desk. It catches my eye every now and again and reminds me to just get on with the stuff I’ve been procrastinating over. Like hoovering the hall or finalising… Read more »

Charlie Hebdo. Free speech, or offensive? You decide.

As I write, it’s just over a week since we watched the moving images from Paris; tens of thousands of people gathered in the city centre to commemorate the lives of those killed when radicalised gunmen attacked the Paris offices of Charlie Hebdo. If we hadn’t known much about Charlie Hebdo before, we learned about… Read more »