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Introduction to Human Rights | Lesson 11: “Economic, Social and Cultural Rights”

I’m talking about economic, social, and cultural Rights. First, some history. In the late 1940s a British sociologist, T.H. Marshall, mapped the historical progress of rights in a way that linked civil rights with the eighteenth century, political rights with the nineteenth century, and social rights were seen as the great leap forward that would …

India: Muslim Students and Professors Protest Against Citizenship Bill in New Delhi

India: Muslim Students and Professors Protest Against Citizenship Bill in New Delhi

“This is the ninth day of our protest against the draconian and anti-constitutional bill that has been passed into Lokh Sabha and Rajya Sabha [lower and upper houses of Indian parliament]. This bill is the Citizenship Amendment Act, which is totally against the constitution and the secular character of our nation. This bill discriminates the …