"If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear"

George Orwell

The Sappho Award 2018

Douglas Murray receives the Sappho Award because he has done his homework  so brilliantly and stood up staunchly for his position in the debate. 
   Your books, your articles, and your public appearances demonstrate the importance of truth - therefore, in the perspective of free speech, you are an inspiring example to follow.

Jailing Tommy Robinson is a Direct Assault on Freedom of Expression


Many aspects of the Tommy Robinson case should cause all manner of alarm bells to sound.  There is very good reason to take interest in this case, for this can turn out to be the proverbial canary in the coal mine.

Douglas Murray's speech to the Free Press Society 2018

Douglas Murray was awarded the 2018 Sappho Prize by The Free Press Society. 

Mark Steyn at "the Danish Mohammad Cartoon Crisis in retrospect" International Conference

Mark Steyn's speech at the 10th anniversary of the publication of the Muhammed drawings.

Peter Hitchens at the Free Press Society, January 2018

On Monday, January 8th, 2018, one of Britain's most prominent conservative debaters, Peter Hitchens, spoke at the Free Press Association.

Hamed Abdel-Samad at the Free Press Association, September 2016

The German-Egyptian writer Hamed Abdel-Samad, who currently works as a researcher at the Institute of Jewish History and Culture at the University of Munich, is the son of an orthodox imam.