Why is Stella Creasy shutting down debate? - UnHerd
One person’s harassment is, it would appear, another person’s legitimate crusade
Stella Creasy is not “shutting down debate”. She is simply calling for those with the wrong opinions to be arrested. These “free speech warriors” need to get over themselves. Smh.
"Honest debate and disagreement around contentious issues are, in this day and age, no longer permissible. Someone somewhere has to be found guilty of peddling ‘hate’, or something." |
“Living in a free country means accepting that others have a right to campaign for their deeply-held beliefs, however strongly we might disagree with them.” Me, for
, on why Stella Creasy was wrong to call the police on her critics.
The Free Speech Union
Good piece in
about Stella Creasey’s largely successful attempt to silence critics of her views on abortion. She has labelled the criticism “harassment”. Is it now “harassment” to have your views challenged?
Interesting article about how British politician
shut down debate on an issue that she felt 'uncomfortable' about discussing. Several UK politicians are now open enemies of free speech. Via
"Why is Stella Creasy shutting down debate?
" "An MP a legislator, a public repre. at the highest level, demanded that police intervene to prevent peaceable individuals from publicly campaigning for a position with which she disagreed" #abortion
enter into a reasoned dialogue with her opponents — instead of calling the police? |
Why is Stella Creasy shutting down debate?
It seems that honest debate and disagreement around contentious issues are, in this day and age, no longer permissible |
desires power without accountability, she is in the wrong job. |
"MPs cannot demand exemption from scrutiny or criticism just because the issue at hand is one that evokes strong emotions" |
One person’s harassment is, it would appear, another person’s legitimate crusade |