Ann Widdecombe | We Should NOT Support No Platforming Homeopathy, quackery and fraud | James 1 day ago   12:08

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The Motion: This House Supports No Platforming.

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anonymousskunk
This woman reminds me so much of Maester Aemon Targaryen
Raldo Washtown
This is perhaps the most inspiring speech I've ever heard from the Oxford Union. There's so much truth in her words.
Sean Delaney
🇬🇧 Inspired.
Bruce Wing
God, I wish Anne was born in America. By this speech alone, I would love to have her as America’s first female president.
Shednut
Wish she would come to the United states and talk to the Democrats
Kublaixxx
I wish i could like this 1000 times. Great great great.
David Drew
Well, this young lady stole the show.
Maddock fitzsimmins
Soooo, who should we listen more carefully too? a twenty something Miriah who would like to re-educate us all on the specifics of her non -religion and how hate speech in the far past being overcome by freedom loving countries is a bad thing? Or should we listen to a woman who has been debating for freedom and against censorship for the last fifty years? There is wisdom and then there is muslim.
Nick Enchev
Easiest way for a shitty opinion to win a debate is to remove the opposition.
Nick Enchev
Is that the Angry Nintendo Nerd at 11:52 ?
calba coller
"The privileged few" are coders and engineers: wonderful, brilliant technocrats, but ignorami where history and philosophy are concerned.
Ken Van de Burgt
We need Zuckerberg and the rest of the 'book burners' at Youtube etc to see this.
Joachim Buch
What a GREAT woman! Free Tommy. Vote for the Brexit Party. Kick UKIP, Tories, Labour and LibDems OUT. Or even minimize them.
Kay Waters
She is wonderful...
Jeremy B
I love this woman, what a speech!!!
Andrew Bailey
"You may feel virtuous today in what you will not hear, but tomorrow somebody may feel virtuous in not hearing what you have to say"


Anne Widdecombe. 👏
foppo leeuwerke
Remember free speech when over a million people protested against the Iraq war? Did the government and the Tory opposition take any notice.No they didn't.It all sounds very nice but the people in power know how to play the game we don't.
row1landr
Love this, but I'm from America. ... what does the term "snowflake " refer to? I'm all for free speach!
Side note, if you want to really understand where this socialism /totalitarian mindset can lead to..... an absolute horrific dictatorship! !!,........ read the book called The Girl with Seven Names, by Hyeonseo Lee!
Minh Hoang Le
This lady is so unbelievably British.
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Homeopathy, quackery and fraud | James Ann Widdecombe | We Should NOT Support No Platforming 1 day ago   17:51

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