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Universities and free speech

Free speech, academic freedom, and diversity of viewpoint are vital to a free and tolerant society. They are under serious threat at our universities and other Higher Education Providers (together, “HEPs”), which is an evolving disaster for academics and students – and for our society. It is, though, clear that the extent and onerous nature […]

Businesses and employers

Free speech is a vital human right: it should be part of your ESG programmes. Recent cases have highlighted legal responsibilities to protect your employees’ free speech. Have you kept up with the legal developments? Are you managing your risk appropriately? Read our (refreshingly short) briefing note. Why companies need to act urgently on free […]

Copyright & permissions

All the documents on this website (Relevant Documents) are © DAFSC Ltd, which owns the assets of BFSP. However, they are intended to help the understanding and promulgation of the law and consequent requirements in practice in relation to free speech in various contexts, so are available for use and copying by any person on […]

About BFSP

Best Free Speech Practice (“BFSP”) is owned and overseen by DAFSC Ltd (registered in England, no. 14189200), a not-for-profit company dedicated to campaigning for free speech at UK universities and more widely. Registered office: 27 Old Gloucester St, London W1N 3AX. DAFSC has a group of free-speech-loving shareholders. BFSP’s aims and work are described on this […]

Privacy, data use, cookies and other terms.

Privacy and data 1. Definitions and credit1.1 In these provisions: “we”, “us” and “our”  refers to DAFSC Ltd as owner and manager of the Best Free Speech Practice (“BFSP”) project and website (and related databases and email and newsletter functions) (“this website”) and campaign (for more information about us, see Section 14 and elsewhere in […]