Category: Human Rights

Freedom from Tyranny

Two armoured vehicles were parked beside the main road from Harare to Chinhoyi, about 20 km from the city.  The news was received with...


Josh Bullen looks back on how the #MeToo campaign inspired men to stand up for women

Film Review | Tickling Giants

Named as one of Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world, it is hard to believe Egyptian comedian Bassem Youssef began his...

Cuba: a revolution for the oppressed?

Shouts of ‘Viva Fidel’ rang out across Havana’s Revolution Square last week, as crowds of Cubans gathered to mourn the death of their former...
two protestors standing outside a building wearing masks and holding banners that say freedom of expression now

Normative power: fact or fiction?

Are vested interests compromising the EU’s reputation as a champion of human rights and democracy? Saagar Dattani explores the issue
girl standing in rain in muddy camp with tent in background

Myanmar: democracy delayed

Clashes between Muslims and government authorities and claims of human rights violations against the Rohingya people in Rakhine are an opportunity for Myanmar to...