Jonathan Kay on Guy Earle and George Carlin: Killing comedy in the name of ‘human rights’

Human Rights mandarins posture as champions of “diversity.” But as this case illustrates, what they seek is actually complete conformity. Their dream is a whole society that, in every nook and cranny, adheres self-consciously to the same rigid, humourless orthodoxies that hold sway in their own circle of professional human-rights paper-pushers.

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In other MSM coverage of the Human Rights Commission Carnival the Globe endorses:

The Right to Offend

Even so, it is to be hoped that the federal agency, having this month commissioned a policy review of the hate-speech section, will see a continuing danger to freedom of speech and press, and will move swiftly to recommend the section’s repeal.