The Bigots’ Revenge: Remembering Wilde’s Penury

Earlier this year, the UK passed the Policing and Crime Act 2017. Within it is what has become known as the Alan Turning law, a piece of legislation which pardoned tens of thousands of gay men and women convicted under gross indecency laws. It was spearheaded by members of the great mathematician's family, a fitting… Continue reading The Bigots’ Revenge: Remembering Wilde’s Penury

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France; Freedom of Speech/Expression; Humour and Irony; The Blasphemy Law

France, and the Value of its Ideas and Culture France is a country I've adored since I was a very young teenager and first began learning its language. I was introduced to Camus, consumed voraciously films such as Amelie and La Haine, and enviously viewed the architecture and countryside of the country. Its cultural gems that managed… Continue reading France; Freedom of Speech/Expression; Humour and Irony; The Blasphemy Law