Total 38 Posts
Are you willing to sacrifice your human rights in the future just to deny others theirs now out of misguided hatred?
While we froth over stories of barriers in the Channel and wave machines to push migrant boats back into French waters, we must not take our eyes off the Home Office’s current inhumane treatment of asylum seekers and violations of the law.
Dan Sohege on the universal nature of human rights, why it is logical, and why no one should be able to switch off from it.
This is a system that will likely become even worse given the impact of Brexit and the backlog of cases created by the pandemic.
How the failures of the 1919 Versailles Peace Treaty set the stage for today’s anti-racist uprisings.7 min read
The racism that is now the target of protest across the globe is rooted in the decisions made 100 years ago by white men from powerful countries who believed maintaining their dominance was more important than seeking peace through justice.
MPs should learn a basic level about the laws governing this country instead of tweeting their ignorance about refugees.5 min read
Let’s break Sarah Atherton’s letter on refugees and boat crossings down, and the spectacular lack of knowledge demonstrated by the MP for Wrexham in it, shall we?
Pompeo’s plan for a hierarchy of human rights could serve to undermine them all – including religious freedom.5 min read
A commission set up by the US Secretary of State says religious freedom and property rights should be elevated above other rights. It has prompted concern from faith-based and secular critics alike.