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Free speech on campus: universities need to create ‘safe but critical’ spaces for debate – here’s how they can do it

Alison Scott-Baumann, SOAS, University of London and Simon Perfect, SOAS, University of London The issue of free speech in universities continues to plague UK campuses. Earlier this year, the government announced “landmark proposals” to tackle the issue, including appointing a “free speech tsar” and giving the Office for Students powers to sanction institutions deemed to be doing too little to …

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