Tag Archives: human rights

Giving money to the poor

It’s a radical idea, but one which should be loved by any neoclassical economist. The idea was discussed in a book I recently read and would recommend to anyone wanting to know more about development programs. They started by talking about positive evidence … Continue reading

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Quick hit: Removal of presumption of innocence should scare the crap out of you

The presumption of innocence is in The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, it’s in the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms of the Council of Europe  and many other legal doctuments. It has a long history, … Continue reading

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I wrote to my local member about refugees and you can to

So anyone who follows me on twitter knows that I have been watching and talking about the SBS documentary/reality show go back to where you come from. I felt while the documentary was playing it was a good opportunity to … Continue reading

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Thoughts on religion, evil and rationality

This is the blog post where I lose friends and never get laid again. Many of my friends and most of the people I am interested in sexually are political atheists. I am writing this fundamentally because I believe in … Continue reading

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I am taking back my body, inch by inch, hour by hour.

I am reposting a number of my better political posts from Dreamwidth/Livejournal here, this is the first of them. There are many of those who think my body is not mine. This whole society thinks my body is not mine. … Continue reading

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