Hate Speech Restrictions – A Threat to Our Democracy?

The New Zealand Government is considering six Proposals against Incitement of Hatred and Discrimination. What would change if these Proposals became Law?
The Ministry of Justice is seeking your feedback. Submissions are open until 6 August 2021.
In this Webinar the panellists looked at these proposals with a special focus on protecting members of religious communities.
Prof Paul Morris, Emeritus Professor of Religious Studies, Victoria University of Wellington
Prof Douglas Pratt, Honorary Professor, Theological and Religious Studies, University of Auckland
Prof Paul Spoonley, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Massey University

See further questions of the audience answered in writing here.