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Beyond a Joke? Cartoons and Human Rights

Debate with experts covering the whole spectrum of opinion concerning freedom of expression and religion

In the wake of the furore over the cartoons recently published in a Danish newspaper, issues of free speech, incitement to racial hatred and whether people can or should take a joke are very clearly raised. The rights to free speech, religious freedom and right to life are obviously engaged and potentially clashing.

Come and hear the experts thrash out these issues and more -


Peter Noorlander (Article 19) | talks | www
Indarjit Singh (Network of Sikh Organis | talks
Aina Khan (Aina Khan Solicitors Par | talks
Tony Lerman | talks | www
Declan Cummings (Institute of Ideas) | talks | www


Date and Time:

25 May 2006 at 6:00 pm


3 hours



Royal Academy of Engineering
29 Great Peter Street

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£10/£5 concessions

Available from:

Clive Gabay
07738 38 88 57

Additional Information:

CCJO.RenéCassin: Using the Jewish experience to promote the Human Rights of all people

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