In a tweet directed to the university, she said: “This speaker is part of the anti-trans platform. Free speech is one thing, but trans rights are human rights and we shouldn’t be debating human rights.
We’re told these days that health care is a right, housing is a right, food is a right. We cannot discuss these things?
Freedom of religion is a human right yet we cannot discuss Israel, Judaism?
Tracey Loughran, a historian and dean in the Essex University humanities department,
She really want to insist that universities cannot discuss human rights?
Well, no, of course not, the argument is in fact that what I declare to be rights isn’t discussable only what we might add to that roster in the future…..