Dissent Into Darkness: The Misuse of Law to Stifle Criticism – Oliver O’Callaghan

25 08 2013

silencing-dissentDissent is one of the key functions of a free press. Even above the provision of information, the provocation of democratic debate, or the search for truth; the ability to openly and freely criticise government is perhaps the paramount reason why we as a society enshrine the protection of the press and of speech. Read the rest of this entry »