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    a policy of refusing to allow people with extreme views to speak at university debates etc; by extension, a refusal to allow anyone to speak whose views are controversial or disapproved of

    The no platform of now doesn’t target groups such as the National Front or the EDL – instead, it’s aimed at individuals who certainly do not trail the organised muscle of a thug army behind them.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 26/10/2015
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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