It’s an age-old debate. Are human rights about morality or are they just a political tool?
The cosmetics company is facing a backlash after launching a campaign about undercover police officers.
The mental health campaigner talks to RightsInfo about the motivations and ideas behind her new book.
What if human rights are not enough? Professor Samuel Moyn argues that the human rights movement has failed to tackle material inequality.
The concept of minimum core obligations says there are social, economic, and cultural rights that every country can put in place immediately. So why are they so controversial?
Six years ago a landmark judgement known as Austin v UK was handed down, which still has huge significance for policing in this country.
Moral and legal philosopher John Tasioulas has spent years asking what human rights are and where they come from. It’s a subject, he says, that benefits from everyone getting involved.
Hibo Wardere is one of Britain’s most prominent campaigners against female genital mutilation (FGM). FGM involves the partial or complete removal of the external female genitalia for non-medical reasons. UNICEF … Continued
In the UK, it’s estimated that 1.2 percent of the population has OCD. That translates into 741,504 people, with millions more affected worldwide.
As the threat of nuclear war becomes a closer reality, the legal status of nuclear weapons is more important than ever.