human rights activism

8.25.16

Here's How the Human Rights Act Being Scrapped Would Actually Affect You

The Conservative government is intent on replacing the act with a "British Bill of Rights" – which campaigners argue is not a good thing.

5.18.15

How Five More Years of Tory Rule Will Destroy Our Sense of Reality

By 2020, you won't have a name or a job and time itself will stop.

5.12.15

Explained: All Those Evil-Sounding Tory Policies and How They'll Affect You

They want to scrap the Human Rights Act, spy on civilians, reduce employment rights, slash subsidies for clean energy and make it harder for Labour to win elections. Surely the intentions aren't all as bad as they sound?

4.21.15

We Spoke to Human Rights Lawyer Alice Nkom About What It's Like Defending Cameroon's LGBT People

In a country where gay men are subject to anal examinations in police cells and imprisonment on the basis of text messages, Alice Nkom has dedicated herself – and her own finances – to helping people find justice in its homophobic systems.

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