freedom of thought


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the right to hold unpopular ideas

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Well- known historian Irfan Habib, who The nation is deeply concerned at the recent tragic instances of blatant violation of the right to freedom of thought, belief, speech and expression in our country by some violent extremist groups.
We spoke with Kurucan about the Paris attacks, whether or not there are religious references for these attacks and the limits and boundaries of freedom of thought in Islam.
Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai made a passionate plea for children throughout the world to have the right to education, as she accepted the 2013 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought in Strasbourg.
Shri Tewari said that Film Festivals reinforce the values of pluralism, diversity, democracy, freedom of thought and expression and the ability to challenge the conventional.
The Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought is awarded by the European Parliament annually in memory of the legendary Soviet physicist and dissident Andrei Sakharov.
The Ibn Rushd Fund for Freedom of Thought is an independent organization registered in Germany that honors personalities and organizations in support of freedom of thought and democracy in the Arab world.
The Sakharov Prize for freedom of thought is given by the European Parliament each year since 1988 to commemorate Soviet scientist and dissident Andrei Sakharov.
Gusmao, who is a 66-year-old former militant helped fight for the nation's independence, has been awarded several prizes, including the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought and the Sydney Peace Prize, for his efforts to help liberate East Timor, the report added.
Syrian lawyer and human rights activist Razan Zaitouneh was awarded the 2012 Ibn Rushd Award for Freedom of Thought by the Ibn Rushd Fund for Freedom of Thought.
He said the kingdom continues to implement its commitment to the freedom of thought and expression, justice and cultural and religious diversity through cultural dialogue between civilisations.
The French Constitutional Council ruled in favor of an appeal by a number of French senators and MPs who said the law was a violation of the constitution and the freedom of thought and expression.
By LAHORE, July 10, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Senator Jehangir Bader Secretary General of the Pakistan Peoples Party has paid glowing tributes to Professor Waris Mir on his death anniversary on Saturday saying that the late Professor was a great champion of democracy, human rights and freedom of thought and expression who fought against dictatorship through his writing employing nothing but truth and objectivity as his weapons.
By LAHORE, July 10, 2011 (Frontier Star): Senator Jehangir Bader Secretary General of the Pakistan Peoples Party has paid glowing tributes to Professor Waris Mir on his death anniversary on Saturday saying that the late Professor was a great champion of democracy, human rights and freedom of thought and expression who fought against dictatorship through his writing employing nothing but truth and objectivity as his weapons.
Over the next twenty days the freedom of thought will be maximally restricted at the expense of the limitless hate speech.
If freedom of thought means anything, it must mean the right to read freely, investigate and then speak the truth to the best of your understanding, even when a local councillor tries to push you into silence.
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