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Universities Minister calls for free speech to be ‘actively promoted’ on university campuses

The Minister of State for Universities and Science, Sam Gyimah, has said he will ensure that the Charity Commission’s rules are ‘clear and don’t discourage student unions from hosting controversial speakers’ in a move to protect free speech at universities.

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Lincoln receives ‘red’ free speech ranking for third year running

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The University of Lincoln and its Students’ Union have been given an overall ‘red’ rating in this year’s Free Speech University Rankings.

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Politicians and national media respond to Lincoln SU controversy

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As debate surrounding the University of Lincoln’s Students’ Union suspending the Conservative Society’s social media snowballs, politicians and the national media have also been responding to the news.

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Lincoln receives ‘red’ status for freedom of speech in new report

The University of Lincoln and the Students’ Union have been given an overall ‘red’ status for freedom of expression in this year’s Free Speech University Rankings.

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