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Free Speech Still Matters

Tweet Back in the 16th century intellectuals knew that expressing a controversial idea could be dangerous. We all know that Galileo was forced to renounce his views, and we may even remember that Giordano Bruno was burnt at the stake … Continue reading

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Save Pervez

Tweet The Independent newspaper has launched a campaign to save the life of an Afghan student journalist, Sayed Pervez Kambaksh aged 23, who has been sentenced to death for downloading a human rights report from the Internet critical of the … Continue reading

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