Post Tagged with: "Human Rights"

Propaganda and Tibet

Propaganda and Tibet

September 1, 2017 at 10:40 AM

The idea for this article was born in a bar in the city of Xi’an, far away from the stuffy Beijing auditorium where I spent the month of May attending lectures on Chinese law. A couple of friends and I were having a pint at the bar of our hostelRead More

Finding Refuge: Stories from Serbia

Finding Refuge: Stories from Serbia

November 15, 2015 at 10:58 AM

“Like so many others who needed to protect their loved ones, he runs from his homeland and hopes to find salvation in the west. Hopes that eventually it would all be okay.”

Hacking Latin America: The Right to Privacy

Hacking Latin America: The Right to Privacy

August 28, 2015 at 7:34 PM

This is not the first time that the Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom Expression or other international organizations expressed their concern for the massive utilization of spying software by states. Although technology evolves quicker than regulation, some principles aiming to protect freedom and dignity from those programs exist.

Downgrading the EU: Same-sex marriages and political reluctance

Downgrading the EU: Same-sex marriages and political reluctance

July 23, 2015 at 2:25 PM

The United States does not discriminate, does Europe want to follow suit? By excluding the Greek crisis from news headlines, there is undoubtedly one story that dominated the media over the last few weeks, whether being printed, broadcasted or Facebook: the historical ruling by the US Supreme Court which, ironically,Read More

Source : AlJazeera

On football tournaments and labour abuse.

June 23, 2014 at 7:55 AM

  The tiny nation of Qatar, perched like a barnacle along the Persian Gulf, is known for several things. It’s the richest country in the world by GDP, thanks to its location above an oil field as big as itself. The Qatari government’s cultural arm, the Qatar Museums Authority, recentlyRead More