Why That’s Just Blasphemy!

Why That’s Just Blasphemy!

For over a decade over 50 Islamic states have tried to integrate blasphemy laws into international law. As part of an activist campaign to reveal what such laws actually mean, Freedom House has a new 138-page whopper on the litany of human rights violations that blasphemy laws often lead to, from detention and torture to gender-based discrimination.

Obama, Human Rights and the WikiWars

Obama, Human Rights and the WikiWars

If America’s war in Iraq came in the form of a Wikipedia article – with full control over it’s twists and turns by any unqualified or uninformed member of the public – would it look…

 

Hey Obama! Remember Rwanda?

Hey Obama! Remember Rwanda?

The international community’s embarrassing failure to do anything to stop the Rwandan genocide has been well documented, but the world has learned absolutely nothing from the most violent event of our generation. Indeed, the average 18-year-old has absolutely no idea what happened in Rwanda in 1994. Oxfam America is trying to change that.

 

Is Getting High a Human Right?

Is Getting High a Human Right?

Ladies and gentlemen, see girls and boys, sick allow me to introduce to you the latest addition to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights: getting high. When the declaration was signed, ask its authors and…

 

Rape and Rocks in Congo

Rape and Rocks in Congo

A domineering bully cruises across the schoolyard as he does every day. Sick and tired of his ostentatious and odious abuses, tadalafil one student takes on the tyrant and throws a handful of gravel at…