Uthman Badar’s opening statement in the Intelligence Squared Australia debate on free speech and insults of religious sanctities, held on Nov 7 2013 at the Recital Hall in Sydney. Connect with Uthman Badar on Facebook (http://on.fb.me/Agq3zk) and/or Twitter (http://bit.ly/HzGtyk).

Uthman Badar and Julian Burnside argued for the motion. Thomas Keneally and Yasmine Abdel-Magied argued against. Simon Longstaff was the moderater. Organised by St. James Ethics Foundation.

Video of complete debate here: