Monthly Archives: January 2015

Defend right to free speech

Elaine Richards suggests that we should be respectful of terrorist’s religious beliefs. (We must respect others’ religions – Letters 13/1) Should we also then respect the belief of Hasidic Jewish men who insist they never be seated next to a … Continue reading

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Free speech gunned down

Free speech gunned down THE archaic concept of blasphemy, the perceived affront to one’s deeply held religious beliefs, raises its ugly head yet again with the barbaric shootings in Paris. Regardless of the actual content of the offending cartoons, and ignoring … Continue reading

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