Holiday Newsletter – The Week In Human Rights News

It’s a holiday weekend in the UK – why not munch on some human rights news? And don’t forget, RightsInfo is looking for new volunteers! The deadline for applications is 10pm on Sunday 30th April.

Human rights in the headline

  • Boris Johnson condemns Chechen ‘detention of 100 gay men’ [Independent]
  • European Court of Human Rights condemns Russia for ‘failing to prevent’ 2004 Beslan massacre [Daily Mail]
  • Foreign secretary offers Russia a chance to end Syria conflict [The Telegraph]

The week at RightsInfo

  • What Does Surveillance In The Workplace Have To Do With Human Rights? [RightsInfo]
  • Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Your Human Rights? [RightsInfo]
  • Inspiring Change: The Artists Using Music to Promote Human Rights [RightsInfo]

Top tweets

Quotes of the week

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Saxon Norgard

Saxon Norgard

Saxon is an undergraduate at Cardiff University studying a Bachelor of Laws. Originally hailing from Australia, his interests lie in family law, international affairs and human rights. View all posts by Saxon Norgard.
Holiday Newsletter – The Week In Human Rights News
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