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3 steps to save the European Court of Human Rights

January 16 2018

Alice Donald and Philip Leach discuss the views of Judge Pinto de Albuquerque on reforming the ECtHR, which he outlined on his recent visit to Middlesex

The (not so) Great Repeal Bill

June 15 2017

Dr Joelle Grogan, Lecturer in EU law and Sticky Tricky Law founder, argues that only uncertainty is certain when it comes to the government’s Great Repeal Bill

Sultanism on the rise

June 07 2017

‘The Sultan is dead, long live “Başyüce” Erdogan Sultan!’ argues Senior Lecturer in Politics Dr Tunc Aybak

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Preventing online extremism

June 06 2017

Is preventing online extremism only the responsibility of big internet companies? questions Dr Tine Munk

Geert Wilders: a ‘free speech martyr’?

June 02 2017

Dr Erica Howard explores whether right-wing Dutch politician Geert Wilders has been unfairly treated over his extreme views

Victims at heart of Beslan Judgment

May 30 2017

Jessica Gavron and Jarlath Clifford of the European Human Rights Advocacy Centre on the importance of the European Court of Human Rights

Eliminating discrimination: the case of Myanmar

May 24 2017

What could the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination mean for Myanmar? asks Dr David Keane

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Human rights: tackling non-implementation

May 23 2017

Almost 10,000 European Court of Human Rights judgments have yet to be implemented. Dr Alice Donald explores how the problem of non-implementation by governments could be tackled.

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The Great Repeal Bill explained in Post-its

May 03 2017

Sticky Tricky Law founder Dr Joelle Grogan explores how human rights in the UK affected by the legislation

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A milestone General Election?

April 19 2017

The snap General Election called by Theresa May could represent an inflection point in politics says Professor of Business and Political Economy Tim Evans

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