Tag Archives: human rights

T11 – Don’t Be Too Hard On Hypocrisy

Double standards are valauable as long as they don’t last too long Continue reading

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T7 – The Right Rights Model

Save the Human Rights Act! Continue reading

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T4 – Doing What Comes Naturally?

Human rights are real not only because of what we are but because our imagination insists on them Continue reading

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T3 – Making Truth

Human rights are universal only if we make them so Continue reading

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T2 – Taking To The Streets – Responses

I think that Paul is right in his second post that once we see human rights as a kind of politics (the point of track one), we do end up thinking of it as a subject which, like any other kind of politics, can be practised in a variety of ways. Continue reading

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T2 – Taking To The Streets

Human rights can be revolutionary but must always be emancipatory. Continue reading

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