".... the events that transpired afterwards are much more important ... Specifically ... the banning of a sitting US president from social media. The banning itself was condemned by many prominent figures, including the German chancellor Angela Merkel or the anti-corruption advocate and chief Putin rival Alexey Navalny."
"...if the U.S. president is having trouble securing his freedom of speech, the chances for the average person is practically nonexistent."
"... Scotland deserves better."
"You cannot gag your way to a better society."
"Derek Sloan, a Member of Parliament in Ontario, called the new requirement “absolute madness”."
"Gavin Williamson’s warning that universities are drinking in the last chance saloon offers vice-chancellors an opportunity to show that they are capable of self-reflection and robust intervention to maintain academe as a bastion of enlightenment values. If they cannot establish effective rules to defend speech, which they have conspicuously failed to do, then clearly someone else will have to do it for them."