The event, which was held at the same time as Tommy Robinson was sent to prison for the crime of journalism, is funded by left-wing billionaire Pierre Omidyar. Omidyar is a kind of mini George Soros, using his money to influence politics all around the world.
A crucial aspect to free speech is the right to offend. In this world where feelings matter more than legal rights, that same right to offend is in a precarious position.
WATCH all of our coverage from this conference at MediaFreedomConference.com!