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JK Rowling signs letter on free speech

Credit: SBS- Published on July 8, 2020
UK author JK Rowling is one of 150 high-profile figures to have signed an open letter warning that "intolerance of opposing views" imperils free speech.
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Published on July 8, 2020 -  01:00
JK Rowling joins high-profile figures voicing fears for free speech
JK Rowling, Sir Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood are among prominent figures from the arts world who have signed a letter warning of an “intolerant climate” for free speech. The 150 high-profile signatories say recent protests for racial and social justice are a “needed reckoning” but decried what they describe as the weakening of open debate in favour of “ideological conformity”.

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