Nick McNaughton (Street Articles Author)

Human Rights Are the Concern of Every Community
“Where after all do human rights begin? In small places, close to home …where every man, woman, and child seeks equal justice, equal opportunity, equal dignity without discrimination. Unless these rights have meaning there, they have little meaning anywhere. ..., we shall look in vain for progress in the larger…
By:  in  News and Society   Jul 08, 2011  
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An Historical Perspective on Human Rights
Most scholars consider the Magna Charta (Latin for “Great Charter”), signed in England in 1215, to be the forerunner of the legal guarantees which exist today. King John of England, under heavy pressure from rebellious nobles, granted all English freemen certain rights “to be had and holden by them and…
By:  in  Reference and Education  >  Teaching   Jul 05, 2011  
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