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Beware the choke tackle of Diversity Inc

By Stephen Chavura In the seminal textbook of liberalism, On Liberty (1859), John Stuart Mill depicted a Victorian England full of prudishness and prejudice, describing social convention, rather than the government, as the greatest threat to freedom of speech. In some... Read more

Beware the choke tackle of Diversity Inc

By Stephen Chavura In the seminal textbook of liberalism, On Liberty (1859), John Stuart Mill depicted a Victorian England full of prudishness and prejudice, describing social convention, rather than the government, as the greatest threat to freedom of speech. In some... Read more

You said that, you may have meant this: we’ll decide

By Stephen Chavura It should be obvious to any government official in a liberal democracy that political speech should be practically immune from state regulation. So it is troubling that a complaint against television presenter Sonia Kruger for a statement on... Read more

Identity politics at odds with liberal democracy

By Stephen Chavura Until relatively recently we in the West have defined oppression largely in terms of the absence of political and civil freedoms, and the solution was to introduce new rights such as universal suffrage, freedom of conscience, freedom of movement and... Read more