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Rights & Freedoms

17 Countries Top List Of World’s Worst Human Rights Abusers

An independent watchdog organization, Freedom House, has named 17 countries and three territories as the world's "most repressive societies." Among …

Rights & Freedoms

The 10 Worst Countries For Human Rights

The number of countries at risk for human rights violations has increased in recent years.<p>In its 2014 Human Rights Risk Atlas, global analytics firm Maplecroft revealed that in the past six years, the number of countries with an "extreme risk" of human rights offenses has risen dramatically.<p><b>SCROLL</b> …

Rights & Freedoms

How the world violates human rights, country by country

Human Rights Watch identifies the threats facing citizens in more than 90 countries including torture, detention and censorship. Click on each shaded country (colour-coded by continent) for a snapshot of the situation there, according to HRW<p><b>Tap here if you are viewing this article in a Telegraph</b> …

Rights & Freedoms

Top Ten Business and Human Rights Issues 2014 - Top 10 Emerging Issues

1. Responding to growing pressure on tech companies to respect privacy rights in an age of mass surveillance<p>Revelations during 2013 of mass data …

Rights & Freedoms

14 Shocking Global Human Rights Violations of 2013

From rampant violence and sexual abuse against women, to the commission of crimes against humanity by dictators, 2013 was a year filled with …

United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights Summary

<b>Simplified Version</b><br>This simplified version of the 30 Articles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights has been created especially for young …

Rights & Freedoms

People who fought for Human Rights / Civil Rights

A selection of famous people who fought for, campaigned and promoted human/civil rights and freedom. I have grouped people into different …

The Story of Human Rights

Human Rights

Human Rights

Rights & Freedoms

Bhutto's Mixed Legacy For Women's Rights

To get a sense of what kind of legacy Benazir Bhutto, the Muslim world's first female leader, left behind for the women of Pakistan, look no further …

Pakistan

Mary Wollstonecraft--Equal Rights for Women

In Western Europe during the late eighteenth century, single women had little protection under the law, and married women lost their legal identity. …

Literature

Thomas Clarkson campaigner for abolition

Leading anti-slavery activist<p>Thomas Clarkson was a leading activist in Britain against the transatlantic slave trade. He helped found the Committee …

Slavery

Martin Luther King

Martin Luther King is probably the most famous person associated with the civil rights movement. King was active from the start of the Montgomery Bus …

Black History

Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi Biography.com<p>Anti-War Activist(1869–1948)<p>7.9K<p>SHARES<p>Mahatma Gandhi was the primary leader of India’s independence movement and also the …

India

Rosa Parks, Champion for Human Rights

Rosa Parks, whom the U.S. Congress called "the first lady of civil rights", and "the mother of the freedom movement," was born 100 years ago, on …

Black History

Martin Luther King Biography

Martin Luther King Jr was one of America’s most influential civil rights activists. His passionate, but non violent protests, helped to raise …

What Nelson Mandela, Icon Of Human Rights, Did For The World

Nelson Mandela, icon for human rights activism, pioneer in the battle of apartheid and the first black president of South Africa, died at home today …

Frederick Douglass Biography

<b>Frederick Douglass</b> (1818 – 1895) African American, anti-slavery campaigner.<p>Frederick Douglass was a former slave who escaped and became a powerful …

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln was born Sunday, Feb. 12, 1809, in a log cabin near Hodgenville, Ky. He was the son of Thomas and Nancy Hanks Lincoln, and he was …

History