human rights

Amazon Employee Jumps in a Suicide Attempt

Amazon Employee Attempts Suicide After E-Mail Warning to CEO

Move over Foxconn, there’s a new king of Kafkaesque, oppressive-working conditions-driving-employees-to-suicide company: Amazon.com. A distressed Amazon employee jumped ...

November 30, 2016 at 2:20 pm by
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AI Accurately Predicts Outcome of Human Rights Cases

Artificial intelligence has become more sophisticated during the last decade and able to mimic human behaviours rather well. Of course, there’s a certain level of ...

October 24, 2016 at 12:15 pm by

Professor Claims Computers Might Need ‘Human Rights’

In the modern age, technological advancements are occurring at a blistering pace and household items are now capable of incredible processing power. The introduction of ...

May 30, 2016 at 3:00 pm by

Employers In The EU Can Read Your Private Messages At Work

It’s a slow day. Really slow and you’re bored, so you decide to fire up Facebook and check to see who’s messaged you. Twitter, Facebook, even your personal ...

January 13, 2016 at 9:43 pm by

Software Companies Leaving UK Because of Government’s Surveillance Plans

The company that runs the open-source blog platform called Ghost is moving out its premium service from within the UK’s bounds because of Governmental plans to weaken ...

June 24, 2015 at 1:58 pm by

Harvard Human Rights Clinic Tells UN: “Ban Killer Robots”

A new 38-page report, written by a partnership of Human Rights Watch and Harvard Law School’s International Human Rights Clinic, is warning the United Nations to “ban ...

April 14, 2015 at 6:29 pm by

David Cameron Will Allow Government to Easily Monitor Your Internet Activity if Re-Elected

UK Prime Minister David Cameron pledged to introduce powers allowing security and intelligence services to monitor internet communications if re-elected in May. He made the ...

January 13, 2015 at 2:55 am by

Three-Quarters of UK and US Citizens Believe Internet Access is a ‘Human Right’

A study commissioned by the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) has revealed that 75% of Britons and 77% of Americans think internet access should be ...

November 26, 2014 at 2:42 am by

Russian Human Rights Officials Say Snowdon Deserves Political Asylum

The fallout from the PRISM scandal continues and Russian Human Rights officials are the latest political figures to have their say. The head of Russia’s top official ...

June 27, 2013 at 4:54 pm by


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