Tag Archives: Human Rights

The Problem With Human Rights

Human Rights are everywhere. Thought up about 7 decades ago as a nicely idealistic but non-compulsory way of seeming superior to┬áthe horrors of World War II, they have become a term that we just cannot stop talking about, particularly in … Continue reading

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Should Children With Autism Be Exempt From Justice?

Imagine this: a 16 year old boy with autism kills another person. Can we hold them accountable? And if so, how severely? Similarly, a completely different scenario: a school excludes a girl with autism from a school trip. Should this … Continue reading

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Western Tyranny and the Olympics: Stop Harassing Russia over its Human Rights Record

Gay rights are important. So important that it’s time for the Western world to get its act together and to stop being so immature. We criticise Russia for many things, and rightly so. They don’t have a proper democracy and … Continue reading

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Freedom of Speech is an Illusion

For many decades now, people in the West have looked down upon the rest of the world for their lack of freedom. Russia is constantly criticised for its anti-gay laws, the Middle East is seen as the breeding place for … Continue reading

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