Swingeing changes are overdue.
In a divided, alienated, austerity, backward-looking Britain, the time has come to make good on social rights.
Sir Cliff Richard: what BBC did was an abuse of free speech.
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Judge's decision means the media cannot identify a suspect until they are arrested. This may be challenged on appeal.
Part of Feltham Young Offenders Institution has been deemed ‘not safe for either staff or boys’.
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A judge has ruled that placing a 16-year-old in solitary confinement breached his human rights.
Winston Churchill was a strong proponent of the European Convention on Human Rights.
The Conservative party manifesto's repudiation of the ‘libertarian right’ bodes ill for the European Court of Human Rights.
Proud justice. But for how long?
Citizens need to be able to seek remedies for breaches of human rights in our own courts.
Found at sea.
You'd think that the "conscience of Europe" would strive to protect migrants' human rights.
A fight on his hands.
The Tories have had the Human Rights Act in their sights for some time – but now they've got a chance to do take it out, they could end up living a nightmare.
Back in charge.
Freed of the Liberal Democrats' influence, here are some of the things the Conservative government has in store for us.
Bend it like Miliband.
Labour hasn't made any new evident spending pledges for sports. Is it failing to see sport as a crucial part of culture?
North Korea is in a human rights spat with the US.
North Korea is outraged over an upcoming conference in Washington DC about its human rights abuses, to which it has not been invited. Pyongyang strongly denies that it has been alienating the human rights…