During lockdown I was in want of something to do, so I started writing about a few topics that interest me greatly partly in the hope that it may be entertaining to someone, but in the main to keep me occupied and organise my thoughts. I am interested in cancel culture, freedom of speech, but find myself more often thinking about art and its history.
History of Art
It’s like a painting has, for the first time since the ancients, brought the world into focus. I remember thinking this when I first came…Keep reading
Freedom of speech in the UK
I also explore freedom of speech and related themes, including media and in particular, BBC bias.
New case. I needn’t repeat the facts about Meghan’s interview with Oprah. What is worthy of note is that the CBS / Oprah visuals usedContinue reading “Ian Murray Cancelled, Dangerous Meghan-Related Froth Continues, FOS case #2”
So we start this blog on an interesting case. Mark Godfrey, senior curator at the Tate Gallery has decided to leave his post after onlyContinue reading “Mark Godfrey leaves Tate, FOS case #1”
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I think and write about the intersection between hate speech and freedom of speech (FOS). I am particularly concerned that FOS considerations are increasingly undermined. I also dabble in poetry and love art history. If you would like to contact me about any of the matters raised, please do so below.