Kenneth Clarke lambasts Conservatives’ human rights plan
Kenneth Clarke lambasts Conservatives’ human rights plan

Kenneth Clarke, the former justice secretary, has lambasted Tory plans to ensure that rulings by the European court of human rights (ECHR) are no…

`Human Rights Watch` провела расследование по фактам использования кассетных бомб армией…
`Human Rights Watch` провела расследование по фактам использования кассетных бомб армией…

Human Rights Watch` провела расследование по фактам использования кассетных бомб…

Greg Woodburn: The Girl Effect and My Grandmother
Greg Woodburn: The Girl Effect and My Grandmother

The agony of these missing parts applies not only to our deceased loved ones – it applies to when we allow fear to dampen courage; ignorance…

Rights Group Cites Isolated Summary Executions in E. Ukraine
Rights Group Cites Isolated Summary Executions in E. Ukraine

A leading international human rights group says that both Russia-backed separatists and pro-Kyiv forces have been responsible for “isolated…

Pakistan’s Ahmadis Faced with Death or Exile
Pakistan’s Ahmadis Faced with Death or Exile

Mujeeb-ur-Rahman (right) speaks at Harvard University. Amjad Mahmood Khan is seated to the left. Credit: Beena Sarwar By Beena Sarwar BOSTON, Oct…

Brian Dooley: Is the United States Government Finally Losing Patience With Bahrain?
Brian Dooley: Is the United States Government Finally Losing Patience With Bahrain?

Washington is right to speak out about Rajab and al Khawaja and should now publicly state that the targeting of human rights defenders will not…

UN urges Venezuela to release jailed activist
UN urges Venezuela to release jailed activist

GENEVA (AP) — The United Nations’ top human rights official is calling for the immediate release of Leopoldo Lopez and dozens of other…

UN Experts: Upholding Human Rights Means Taking Urgent Climate Action | Common Dreams
UN Experts: Upholding Human Rights Means Taking Urgent Climate Action | Common Dreams

Climate change poses a global threat to human rights, underscoring the need for worldwide action to rein in runaway greenhouse gas emissions, a…

European Court of Human Rights upholds…
European Court of Human Rights upholds…

The European Court of Human Rights upholds France’s 2010 ban on full-face veils in public, dismissing a case brought by a French woman…