BNP leader invitation

“Sir, – The right of someone to speak freely on a matter should not be equated with an entitlement to a platform to do so. For example, it would be ridiculous to claim that it would be infringing a racist Ku Klux Klansman’s right to free speech if he were to be refused the opportunity to speak at a black civil rights meeting or at a Jewish meeting fighting anti-Semitism? …” (more)

[Ivor Shorts, Irish Times, 13 December]

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