- Shropshire StarSep 26 09:28 AM
Prominent scientists have criticised a decision to bar a human rights campaigner from speaking at a university over claims that she could incite hatred on campus.
- The GuardianOct 01 07:49 AM
When Maryam Namazie’s invitation to speak at the University of Warwick was blocked, Twitter erupted. What motivated the students who didn’t want her there? On Saturday reports emerged that Warwick University student union had blocked an event organised by its Atheists, Secularists and Humanists Society. The guest of honour was Maryam Namazie, who campaigns against religious ideology, with a ...
- Daily MirrorSep 25 11:39 AM
Thanks for subscribing! Could not subscribe, try again later An ex-Muslim campaigner has hit out after she was banned from speaking at Warwick University when the students’ union said it was concerned she could incite hatred or offend Islam.
- The GuardianSep 26 12:00 AM
Warwick University union says Maryam Namazie could incite hatred on campus if allowed to take up secularist society invitation A human rights campaigner has been barred from speaking at Warwick University after organisers were told she was “highly inflammatory and could incite hatred”. Maryam Namazie, an Iranian-born campaigner against religious laws, had been invited to speak to the Warwick ...
Maryam Namazie: Warwick University student union ban on ex-Muslim campaigner overturned after outcryInternational Business Times via Yahoo UK & Ireland NewsSep 28 03:59 AM
A decision to ban a secular human rights campaigner from speaking at Warwick University over concerns she would "incite hatred" against Muslims has been overturned after the decision prompted huge outcry. Maryam Namazie, equality campaigner and member of the Council of Ex- Muslims of Britain, was blocked from talking at an event hosted by the Warwick Atheists, Secularists and Humanists' Society...
'Free speech is dead!': Reaction after Warwick University Students’ Union bans speaker over Islam offence fearsCoventry TelegraphSep 26 10:42 PM
Telegraph readers have their say on a controversial issue via social media
- Coventry TelegraphSep 27 08:20 PM
Richard Dawkins and Prof Brian Cox speak out after secular activist Maryam Namazie has invitation to speak blocked by students' union
Ex-Muslim human rights campaigner Maryam Namazie banned from Warwick University because she'd offend IslamInternational Business Times via Yahoo UK & Ireland NewsSep 25 09:51 AM
Warwick University's student union has been criticised after a human rights campaigner was blocked from appearing at a talk over concerns she could "incite hatred" while on campus. Maryam Namazie, equality campaigner and spokesperson groups such as for Fitnah - Movement for Women's Liberation and the International Committee against Stoning, was invited by the Warwick Atheists, Secularists and ...
- Coventry TelegraphSep 25 07:31 PM
Ex-Muslim, Maryam Namazie, has been banned from campus by the students union which is concerned she could "incite hatred"
- BBC NewsSep 27 05:34 PM
Many people take for granted the right to choose to leave the religion of their childhood. But not everybody has that choice.