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    to refuse people with extreme views the right to speak at events such as university debates; by extension, to ban anyone whose views are regarded as controversial or unacceptable

    Snowden: officially not cool with no-platforming Germaine Greer.

    She had been at the meeting at a London university that decided to “no platform” me from a debate on whether or not prostitution is harmful to women.

    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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