Human Rights

Foreign driver who mowed down teenagers uses Human Rights Laws to stay in the UK – Unity News Network
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A foreign driver who was ordered to be deported after mowing down two teenagers is still living in the United Kingdom more than a year after his release from prison. Hadi Hamid was released from jail in October 2019 after the horrifying hit and run but has still not been sent back to Kuwait after […]

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White House Tries to Explain Away ‘Human Rights Abuses’ at the Border  by Katie Pavlich
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The situation at the U.S. southern border with Mexico is getting worse by the day as illegal smugglers take advantage of President Joe Biden’s open border policies.  In January, more than 5700 unaccompanied minors were taken in by Border Patrol and Health and Human services, forcing the administration to open an emergency shelter to accommodate […]

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The government is hell-bent on diluting the Human Rights Act. We must protect it | Human Rights Act | The Guardian
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The Human Rights Act is like serious injury insurance, or perhaps an action plan for a global pandemic: you hope you never need it. The problem is that you might do, and it seems this horrific past year has reminded people in the UK that it’s wise to foresee potential trouble ahead. In new polling […]

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Opinion: Nigel Farage’s call to scrap the Human Rights Act is unpatriotic
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What he means is our Human Rights Act, passed in 1998 by our Parliament, which codified our decades-long membership of the European Convention on Human Rights. When Mr Farage undermines our country’s hard-earned human rights he is not just being mean-spirited or reactionary. He is being downright unpatriotic. Some time ago, I had the opportunity […]

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US opposes ICC war crimes probe, citing support for Israel | Human Rights News | Al Jazeera
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The United States “firmly opposes and is deeply disappointed” by the International Criminal Court’s (ICC) decision to open a war crimes investigation in the occupied Palestinian territories, Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said. The investigation, which was announced on Wednesday, comes after a February ICC determination that the occupied Palestinian territories fall under its […]

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ZOA Opposes and Urges Retraction of Appt. of Israel-Hater, Antisemite Ilhan Omar to “Human Rights” Leadership Post
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Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein and ZOA Chair Mark Levenson, Esq. released the following statement: The ZOA strongly opposes, condemns, and urges the retraction of the outrageous appointment of vicious antisemite, Israel-basher and anti-Israel-BDS-promoter Ilhan Omar to be Vice Chairwoman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, […]

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Home Secretary concedes that it is arguable that Napier Barracks are inadequate and in breach of human rights. High Court grants permission to proceed
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Six asylum seekers who brought claims against the Home Secretary after being accommodated at the controversial Napier Barracks have today been granted permission to proceed with their claims to trial. The Claimants challenge the use of Napier Barracks to house asylum seekers on five grounds, including that the conditions create a real risk of a […]

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