Tag: human-rights

83 You have the right to remain silent, but why? 2017-08-24T06:03:53.190

56 In most U.S. states, female genital mutilation is illegal. So why is male circumcision legal? 2020-04-04T21:59:00.957

46 In the US, is there any crime for which the punishment is slavery? 2017-02-23T07:47:53.753

45 Why is the death sentence considered to be an unacceptable punishment in the Council of Europe, while life imprisonment is not? 2017-06-06T14:29:21.767

36 Freedom of speech and where it applies 2019-03-23T14:34:51.143

34 Why is Canada's bill C-16 believed to be legislating pronoun use? 2017-06-17T13:04:38.963

28 Does freedom of speech mean freedom to mock everything? 2020-10-29T11:21:12.213

27 Why were China, Russia and Cuba allowed to join the UN human rights council? 2020-10-14T19:56:29.547

19 What limitations to freedom of speech are there in the US and Canada? 2016-05-17T14:27:08.703

18 Who supplies Saudi Arabia with weapons? 2016-10-10T10:16:20.067

18 Why can't we use freedom of speech and expression to incite people to rebel against government in India? 2019-03-07T06:21:51.083

15 Where does the right to refuse service come from? 2014-08-25T15:50:58.757

15 In what sense did Jefferson consider the right to life "unalienable" in light of his support for capital punishment? 2016-04-02T07:00:43.003

15 Why, according to the UN, "gender-biased abortion" is against human rights but "abortion in general" is not? 2020-08-21T07:21:50.707

14 What does "far-right extremist" mean? 2015-10-26T08:28:15.927

14 Has Trump ever criticized the human-rights record of any country after he became president? 2018-07-18T19:37:52.973

13 What would it take for the U.S. to ratify the Convention on the Rights of the Child? 2013-01-21T12:56:22.553

12 What are the current battlegrounds for people’s “rights” in the UK? 2019-06-17T14:45:18.240

10 Why was Saudi Arabia removed from the UN's blacklist of child rights violators? 2016-06-10T14:14:28.210

10 What can the UK government do to help resolve the persecution of the LGBT community in Chechnya? 2017-04-24T10:01:54.277

9 What political influence does the chair of the UN Human Rights Council have? 2016-01-03T01:36:55.397

9 What is the rationale for hosting CIA secret jails by Romania and Lithuania? 2018-06-18T13:23:28.440

9 Under what conditions can the right to remain silent be revoked in the USA? 2019-03-09T20:57:03.870

8 Is ban on Social Interaction with opposite sex a Human Rights Violation? 2014-06-18T10:46:40.123

8 Scheduling executions in retaliation to terrorist acts 2015-02-02T05:05:02.820

8 Which human rights are officially supported and recognized by the Chinese Communist Party? 2018-01-01T02:25:13.593

8 What is Blue and White's policy on the Arab rights in the (future) West Bank? 2020-05-24T14:46:05.577

7 Muamar Gadafi and Libya (military intervention by NATO) 2015-10-13T15:44:01.817

7 The rights of the majority over the minority in a libertarian society 2016-08-02T11:05:58.917

7 Is the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights a reliable source? 2016-12-16T14:31:52.357

7 What's the public opinion in the US and the UK on selling weapons to Saudi-Arabia? 2016-12-27T15:36:24.520

6 Why is Turkmenistan considered one of the most repressive regimes in the world? 2013-07-01T15:31:50.643

6 Who are the individuals behind China's right against self-incrimination initiative? 2014-12-24T21:19:34.580

6 How can the UN convention against torture be enforced or punished for breaking it? 2016-01-20T17:14:44.300

6 Notwithstanding Clause of Canadian Constitution 2018-09-18T20:07:33.263

6 Sanctions on countries with legal but cruel punishments 2019-01-13T02:18:51.637

6 What is the stance of the current Japanese government on conversion therapy and why? 2021-02-21T16:20:26.143

5 Are there democratic countries that restrict offensive speech? 2015-01-10T09:48:58.917

5 Is there an official website to check if Saudi Arabia is member of the United Nations human rights council 2016-04-10T06:09:21.220

5 Would ECHR affect Theresa May's announcement to combat extremism? 2017-06-06T21:28:03.843

5 Which USA Politicians want to shut down the CIA? 2018-06-25T07:13:21.947

5 Freedom of Speech and Assembly in China 2019-05-21T13:17:38.940

4 How "right to food" is implemented in Western countries? 2013-04-23T15:12:11.417

4 What has Barack Obama done regarding torture and indefinite detention? 2013-06-21T00:46:56.863

4 Why are US, EU and human-rights NGOs silent against the killing of innocent kurdish people in Turkey? 2016-01-22T00:15:44.570

4 Authenticity of publications of Human Rights Watch 2016-09-07T10:05:54.090

4 What would happen if all the Western states imposed embargo on the products from China? 2016-11-27T12:56:29.960

4 Are any of the notable critics of Trumps immigration ban on record as criticizing Iran's etc... ban on anyone connected to Israel? 2017-01-29T21:12:29.727

4 Why are there so many nations that have still not ratified the Istanbul Convention? 2018-03-08T11:45:28.077

4 How does the international community differentiate between a "rights activist" and a separatist? 2021-02-12T13:44:38.660

3 How can I promote human rights petitions to the UN? 2013-09-28T13:54:26.823

3 Organisations like AI and HRW but more anti-anti-semitic 2015-01-11T11:27:48.337

3 Information about ethical profile of companies 2015-12-27T00:29:14.763

3 Are there laws against torture in the US? 2016-06-04T11:20:41.823

3 Why Aung San Suu Kyi is silent on brutality on Muslim minority in Burma? 2017-09-04T15:31:36.813

3 What is a “right” according to the U.S. Constitution? 2018-01-10T07:52:50.837

3 Why does Belarus not seem to have ratified any protocol from European Convention on Human Rights? 2018-05-18T07:38:24.967

3 Has Saudi Arabia expelled ambassadors before over human rights comments (from their government)? 2018-08-07T04:58:31.267

3 What was the international reaction (political level) to ethnic cleansing in Bhutan? 2018-11-23T08:16:17.087

3 Why is not allowing homeless people in the streets considered against human rights? 2018-12-21T08:44:01.567

3 Which right has priority in a shut down in states of emergency: the emergency law or the asylum law (international refugee law)? 2020-03-26T12:03:30.730

3 Is "corruption of blood" contravening the UDHR? 2021-01-10T23:57:44.907

2 What are the likely consequences to Uganda after the passage of its anti-gay law? 2014-02-25T04:40:08.933

2 Do disabled people have less of a right to their medical information than legal adults? 2014-10-22T21:16:50.983

2 How does the ICC enforce its judgement? 2015-10-26T21:28:16.580

2 Have any jurisdictions made a large number of prosecutions for FGM? 2017-09-16T14:46:09.197

2 Why did Canada take a strong position regarding Saudi arrest of Human rights activist(s)? 2018-08-10T08:22:20.903

2 Why US is opposing International Criminal Court? 2019-03-18T10:18:42.050

2 How can a state (or a union) deter a company from developing technology related to censorship / human rights violation? 2019-05-23T13:16:30.013

2 Was Ecuador govenrment already warned about inadmissibility of force using agains protesters? 2019-10-09T10:55:49.197

2 Can Romanian politicians, army, police, etc be held accountable for decisions taken while in a "state of emergency"? 2020-03-24T13:11:28.987

2 When was the idea of universal adult suffrage first conceived, and by whom? 2021-01-29T11:30:45.313

1 What are the theoretical limits on freedom of information's positive effects? 2015-04-16T08:33:16.870

1 Is cultural assimilation a violation of human rights for immigrants? 2015-07-10T00:40:28.430

1 Why is Canada trying so hard to defuse Saudi dispute? 2018-08-10T08:23:31.650

1 UN criticises Germany on the grounds of basic human rights, what follows? 2018-11-06T10:38:57.630

1 Is there a list of human rights organizations monitoring the current use of force by police in the US? 2020-06-01T11:58:50.280

1 What exactly is a "Race" in relation to Human Taxonomy on the evolutionary line? 2020-08-06T20:10:35.730

1 Has Pakistan's Federal Ministry for Human Rights condemned the treatment of Muslims in China? 2020-11-22T14:45:49.043

0 Does the stock market hurt the economy directly? 2015-07-25T20:46:12.907

0 Why is there no political party that claims to apply Human Rights better? 2015-10-01T08:11:07.777

0 Which Articles in the UDHR are related to women's rights? 2017-05-07T09:11:45.880

0 Why did Saudi Arabia react so strongly to Canada? 2018-08-10T08:11:42.187

0 Is the current Chilean regime a successor to Pinochet's regime? Why so violent to protesters? 2019-10-24T10:54:25.907

0 What are the main reasons for the expanded oversight behind the reauthorization of the FREEDOM Act? 2020-06-05T22:39:53.500

-1 CIA photographing detainees nak ed before sending them to be tortured 2016-03-30T18:06:30.287

-1 Does the new Danish education law conflict with the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights? 2018-05-30T08:21:12.137

-1 Should mentally retarded people be allowed to vote in a Democratic system? 2018-07-03T19:11:56.113

-1 Is the United States selective in its support of human rights in other countries? 2019-11-28T14:31:05.400

-4 If the justifications for informed consent are questionable, then why would it be a legal requirement? 2020-11-18T08:18:31.140

-5 Has the Israeli Intelligence Service, or Army (Mossad, IDF) ever been implicated in human trafficking? 2014-09-04T07:13:51.130