OPINION PIECE: Free speech should not be this hard

We are at a point in time right now where a degree of courage and fortitude is required simply to participate in public debate on certain topics. If you believe this is an exaggeration, you may not be aware that in Australia right now, you can be fined for ‘liking’ a Facebook post. You can be summoned by a discrimination commission for writing a newspaper article. In Victoria, you [...]