This event is part of the Law debate series: 'Born Under One Law'.
This debate will discuss: Where does the freedom of expression end and hate speech begin? Should we outlaw speech that incites violence or advocates hatred based on race, religion or nationality? Would such a prohibition undermine freedom of expression or is hate speech incompatible with free speech? Is banning hate speech an attempt to silence outspoken critics? Are we not taking political correctness a bit too far? If we outlaw hate speech how do we ensure that is proportionate and fair?
Speakers include: David Keane and Article 19 in conversation with Ziauddin Sardar, introduced by Elvira Domínguez-Redondo.
Book: J. Castellino Global Minority Rights Law (Dartmouth: Ashgate, 2011)
Location: Hendon Town Hall Chamber
Further information: This event is open to anyone who would like to attend, but please confirm your place by emailing Christiana Frandzis: email@example.com
A Childhood and Society SIGN research seminar with Dr Jaqueline Harding and Dr Dylan Yamada Rice.
On 22nd February meet Middlesex staff from our regional office at this event in Pune, India
From 23 -24th February meet Middlesex staff from our regional office at this 2 day event in Nyeri, Kenya
Come and participate in Middlesex University's Latin American Studies Research Group’s seminar and hear from Rupert Knox and Lupita Valdez.