Hate speech in a plural society
Date Written: 2005-12-08
Year Published: 2005
Resource Type: Pamphlet
Cx Number: CX16212
One of the ironies of living in a more inclusive, more diverse society appears to be that the preservation of diversity requires us to leave increasingly to leave less room for a diversity of views. So, it is becoming increasingly common these days for liberals to proclaim that free speech is necessary in principle – but also to argue that in practice we should give up that right.