Introduction – from the universal to the personal

Welcome to the Blog: Human Rights Human Wrongs.

For decades I’ve been troubled by the word rights.  I resist the claimed entitlement that comes with rights.  It’s just too easy to say: with my rights I’m entitled to claim whatever’s yours, to create arguments based on victimhood.

Rights make too many arguments too easy to win because rights are The Silver Bullet –   metaphorically and literally. Read More