discrimination

13 Nov 2013
The issue of religious-inspired face coverings worn by some Muslim women has caused controversy in many countries in Europe. For some people, these face...
9 Oct 2013
The right of asylum is a juridical concept, under which a person, in this case a woman, persecuted by her own government may be protected by another sovereign...
10 Apr 2012
Asylum is “protection from arrest and extradition given especially to political refugees by a nation or by an embassy or other agency enjoying diplomatic...
17 Feb 2012
This debate discusses nations with a large imbalance in the number of men and women within the population. The motion refers particularly to countries where...
26 Jan 2012
Voter identification laws are controversial precisely because they touch on one of the most fundamental political rights—voting. These laws concern a...
13 Sep 2011
Detention on the grounds of mental health aims to provide treatment and safety for those who are deemed unable to make an informed decision about their...
13 Sep 2011
Female genital mutilation or FGM is often referred to as 'female circumcision'. It refers to all procedures involving partial or total removal of the external...
13 Sep 2011
Epidemiological studies have identified links between smoking and a wide range of medical conditions, from heart disease to male impotence. There is a vast...
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