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The Decline of Western Ideals

The more I travel, the more I realise what a safe haven Britain is in particular, and the western world is in general. By good fortune, geographical circumstance, technological, philosophical advance and endeavour we have created a liberal democracy that, although far from perfect, in principle at least, relentlessly champions Free Speech, Freedom of Thought, Democracy and Tolerance. 225 more words


Why Freedom Of Worldview Matters - A Ramble

Although this is an article about art, comics and writing, I’m going to have to start by talking about film censorship for a while. There’s a good reason for this that I hope will become obvious later in the article. 913 more words


It is My Job to Teach

If I had a nickel for every ignorant statement emanating from my college campus, I could pay off my student loans. That being said, I was raised to resist the growing tendency towards shutting down free speech and free thought through the simple process of thinking for myself.  791 more words

On life and not completely understood rebellions

I’m going to start this off by saying that people in Romania have started protesting. Massively. All over the country.

Even in my “nothing ever happens” town. 266 more words

Freedom Of Thought


The foundation of the nation must be a valuable education,

encouraging mental stimulation and creative inspiration,

to exceed our limitations, and develop fascination,

Self and outer exploration as a child’s initiation. 70 more words


What will you do when you can no longer speak out?

When no one will be allowed to hear your views?

If you are a Christian this will be sooner rather than later. If you’re in the UK it’s coming – the government wants to crack down on ‘extremism.’ Yet so far it has declined to define extremism – which makes it very easy to become a target. 386 more words

What is an Extremist?

Today we had one of the most chilling speeches ever to come out of the mouth of a prime minister:


This is McCarthyism, it is an attack on freedom of speech and on freedom of thought. 199 more words