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Palestinians Under Occupation: Living Without Human Rights

Daud Abdullah contends that the creation of Israel in Palestine in 1948 provoked  untold  human rights abuses both in terms of the collective rights of the Palestinian people to self-determination and in terms of their individual human rights. While the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) outlined ample provisions guaranteeing civil and political rights including the rights to life and liberty of all peoples, Israel has stubbornly refused to conform to these international norms.  June 2007

 

Feeling a bit Charlie Brown: Shirin Ebadi, Nuclear Inspections and Iran

Its arguably one of the few positive images of Muslims after 9/11, but at least now no-one thinks you’re paranoid anymore.

Other Voices in the Garden: Why Muslim Women Don’t Have...

Arzu Merali argues that current human rights discourse discriminates against Muslim and 'other' women.

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