As I do a lot of writing both for Resisting Hate and for other publications I wanted to pull some of the best pieces together in one place for easy access.
Why I Stand up to Hate…
Most of the issues that come the way of our anti hate group Resisting Hate can be broken down into one of four key areas – Anti Semitism, Islamophobia, Homophobia and Racism. Hate trends come and go but fighting these key areas forms the basis of the majority of the work that we do. However it isContinue reading “Hate Beyond The “Isms””
The right to free speech has become a contested and contentious issue in the arena of anti hate activism. The pro free speech argument rests on the fact that people have a right to express their views and that censorship denies people this basic right. The counter argument runs on the lines that there needsContinue reading “Hate Speech is not Free Speech”
Being involved in anti hate activism in the year that will see Article 50 triggered in Britain, Donald Trump take the presidency in the USA and – potentially – several far right governments established in Europe is no walk in the park. Make no mistake, these are challenging times. Hate is encroaching into the fabricContinue reading “The Challenges of Anti Hate Activism”