human rights activism
Asking London's Human Rights Act Campaigners About Their Favorite Human Rights
Now that the Conservatives have won the election in the UK, they are gearing up to scrap Great Britain's Human Rights Act. We talked to some left-wing activists to get their thoughts on the potential end of human rights protections in the UK.
How Five More Years of Tory Rule Will Change Britain for the Worse
Changes in the economy don't just wreck lives; they can alter the structure of how we see the world around us.
Breaking Down the UK Conservative Party's Evil-Sounding Policies
The Tories 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?
A Human Rights Lawyer Describes What It's Like to Defend Cameroon's LGBT People
In a country where gay men are subject to anal examinations in police cells and imprisonment because of text messages, Alice Nkom has dedicated herself to helping people find justice in a homophobic system.