Freedom of information & freedom of speech

    Jane Crow: The Life of Pauli Murray

    By Rosalind Rosenberg

    Hardback £22.69

    Pauli Murray 1910-1985 played pivotal roles in both the modern civil rights and women's movements. In the 1950s, her legal scholarship helped Thurgood Marshall to shift his course and attack segregation frontally in Brown v. Board of Education. In the 1960s, Murray persuaded Betty Friedan to help her found an...

    Complete Infidel's Guide to Free Speech and Its Enemies

    By Robert Spencer

    Paperback Save £3.14 = £10.85

    From Robert Spencer, the New York Times bestselling author of The Politically Incorrect Guide to Islam and The Complete Infidel's Guide to ISIS, comes a bold defense of freedom of speech-the single most valuable freedom humanity has, a freedom now endangered world-wide.

    Free Speech

    By Timothy Garton Ash

    Paperback £9.05

    Leading political writer Timothy Garton Ash presents ten guiding principles for freedom of expression in the digital age, which are the result of a unique global conversation on the website:

    Free Expression and Democracy

    By Kevin W. Saunders

    Paperback Save £1.88 = £26.11

    The book analyzes how democracies are addressing issues of freedom of expression. It will be used as a supplemental text in courses on constitutional rights, government policies, media studies, and comparative politics.

    We Are Arrested

    By Can Dundar

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Wikileaks Files

    By WikiLeaks

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    What Cablegate tells us about the reach and ambitions of US Empire

    'Trash,' Censorship, and National Identity in Early Twentiet

    By Kara L. Ritzheimer

    Hardback Save £8.08 = £59.91

    Lawmakers in Weimar Germany adopted two national censorship laws that regulated movies and pulp fiction. Supporters praised them as a form of social welfare. Critics warned of impending political censorship. This cultural and legal history uncovers these laws' origins and details their impact on the republic and German national identity.

    On the Burning of Books

    Hardback Save £3.79 = £21.21

    In this revealingly illustrated book, the political sage Kenneth Baker records the many times throughout history when books have been burnt for political, religious, or personal reasons.

    Trigger Warning

    By Mick Hume

    Paperback Save £0.34 = £6.65

    Concise and Abridged Edition Do we really have the right to say the `wrong' thing? `I strongly recommend this book. Hume is right that the current proliferation of trigger warnings is absurd' Guardian

    Free Speech and Unfree News

    By Sam Lebovic

    Hardback Save £5.53 = £26.42

    Does America have a free press? Many who say yes appeal to First Amendment protections against censorship. Sam Lebovic shows that free speech, on its own, is not sufficient to produce a free press and helps us understand the crises that beset the press amid media consolidation, a secretive national...

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