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The March Diversity Lecture at Newbold College of Higher Education focused on a subject dear to the hearts of Seventh-day Adventists – religious liberty. Dr David Landrum, Director of Advocacy at the Evangelical Alliance spoke about the development of contemporary ideas about free speech and the implications of those ideas for Christian life and witness in a secular society.Free speech was defined in the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights as ‘the power or right to express one’s opinions without censorship, restraint, or legal penalty – without fear of government retaliation or censorship, or societal sanction.’ Dr Landrum suggested that [...]