those without rights.
when do we want them? (before)
when do we need them? (now)
how do we get them? (in law words and over generations, eventually)
why do we need them? life is harder without them, eh?
if rights were obvious and inalienable, we wouldn’t need to say them in law
how do we get them? paperwork… if only there were lines and checkboxes and blank spaces, narrative text is more freeform terrifying
Everything in government begins with paperwork, big or small; from federal to municipal hall. But where to get it, that begins with phone calls or websites for instructions so that they don’t have to take phone calls, which means a … Continue reading
The Quasi-Judiciary. Tribunals and Commissions. BC Human Rights Tribunalhttp://www.bchrt.bc.ca/ Indepent, quasi-judicial body responsible for adjudicating human rights complaints. Offers relevant sections of the legal code, list of programs and resources for … I live in British Columbia. But, I … Continue reading
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) – Memphis police officers had to step in and temporarily stop a rally for Darrius Stewart. Protesters supporting Stewart got into the road and blocked traffic. It happened outside of Graceland around 2:45 p.m. The protesters were …Continue reading
It is ending human rights now? because we certainly haven’t gotten to make sure that most people even have them, eh? Saudi Arabia wins U.N. Human Rights Council seat Saudi Arabia on Tuesday won a seat at the Human Rights … Continue reading