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Posts Tagged: Human Rights
The new British Bill of Rights is a tremendous opportunity – but it requires extensive consultation to make the most of it.
Hague’s leadership of the Conservative Party was hugely more significant than he’s given credit for.
This fog of law is hobbling the effectiveness of our troops on the battlefield.
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A nuclear deal should not be struck at the expense of the women and minorities that are oppressed by the regime.
By its very nature, torture escalates – not just in its variety and intensity, but in the number of people drawn into its embrace
Mohammed Amin: The Government needs to spell out the good things it’s done for Muslims – again and again
Reading the Counter-Terrorism Bill led me to reflect on why my reaction to it is so different from those other Muslims whom I encounter complaining about it.
“If Ministers refuse to give evidence to my committee, that itself would imply that they have something to hide.”
Clive Stafford Smith, the human rights lawyer and winner of last year’s Contrarian Prize, is a model of principle and vision. We invite nominations for his successor.
Politically repressive, religiously moderate, pro-capitalist in thinking and ex-communist in feel, the country is bound up with British jobs, interests and prosperity.
Just when you thought things couldn’t get any stranger
We must stop conflating international institutions with the ideals they profess to uphold, for the former rarely live up to the latter.
Spencer Pitfield: A UK Bill of Rights – the CPF’s first policy success in advance of the 2015 manifesto
Our discussion paper ‘A Magna Carta for 2015’ received a tremendous response from in excess of 200 CPF groups nationwide in July 2013.
British judges in British courts should have the final say on British laws passed by the British Parliament.