Freedom of Expression

Flemming Rose, academic freedom and Palestinian civil liberties

He should have been allowed to speak, but the Danish journalist is not the free speech champion he is made out to be


Opinion | 31 July 2016

UCT stops controversial Danish editor from delivering academic freedom lecture

Flemming Rose, who published Prophet Mohammed cartoons, was invited to deliver the annual TB Davie Memorial lecture


News | 22 July 2016

Radio debate on Lonmin deal shut down

Bapo Ba Mogale Traditional Council members force community radio station in Brits to cancel a live interview with critics of its Lonmin deal


News | 22 July 2016

South Africa opposed UN resolution on internet access

But by consensus, Human Rights Council now officially recognises that people have a right to internet access and online freedom of expression


Brief | 6 July 2016

Picket against “censorship” at SABC

Ban on covering violent protest is unconstitutional, says Right2Know


News | 20 June 2016

16 June magazine lives again

Banned 1986 Learn and Teach magazine commemorating 1976 now available online


News | 13 June 2016

Art and UCT: an opportunity to encourage debate

We need more art, not less


Opinion | 14 April 2016

The problem with art on UCT

And why covering up Diane Victor’s “Pasiphaë” is justified


Opinion | 12 April 2016

Prominent artwork covered up at UCT

This is "slightly comical" says artist Diane Victor


News | 8 April 2016