Should a pacifist be forced to go to war? Should a parent be forced to give their child medical treatment that
runs contrary to their beliefs?

When freedoms collide, what are our options? A society that values freedom of thought will inevitably find itself at the intersection of competing views of freedom. What we do then will show us what we really value.

At the 2014 Sir John Graham Lecture, Professor Helen Alvaré sparked a discussion on how we maintain a society that is both safe and open to all. Over the course of the evening, she shared from her decades of experience as a lawyer, academic, legal consultant and media spokesperson in the area of freedom of conscience.

Loading more stuff…

Hmm…it looks like things are taking a while to load. Try again?

Loading videos…