• August 3, 2021

It is time for the government to think again about the reforms of the Official Secrets Law

Journalists jailed simply for daring to ask tough questions of authority is a violation of civil liberties that we normally associate with overseas regimes. A look at the bottom end of Reporters Without Borders’ highly instructive World Press Freedom Index reveals very graphically the horrors that reporters face in some parts of the world. Ruthless…

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Covid passports were a mistake before and now they are a mistake

You can justify vaccine passports on liberal grounds. Of course you can: we just kept people from leaving their homes for months. If you can justify that in a pandemic, you can certainly justify vaccine passports. But even so, it is an intrusive and coercive act in which the state conditions legal activities on the…

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