The tides are turning in the free speech debate, but are contrarian Australians soon to face speech restriction and censorship?

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From campus protests to the US capitol riot, it is apparent that free speech is one of the most heavily debated topics today. Many on the left are pushing new legislation they have labelled “Hate speech laws”, which would allow the government to restrict speech that they deem ‘offensive’. However, drawing the line between what should and shouldn’t be said is a difficult task.

In 2017, National Rugby League player Israel Folau took to his Instagram and posted “Homosexuals, hell…

Andreas Charalambous

An independent journalist based in Victoria. I write political articles on major topics and attempt to take a philosophical approach

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