human rights



Is there a right to sex?’

Beginning in 2010, the University of Manitoba’s Centre for Human Rights Research (CHRR) has held a series of Critical Conversations seminars, each of which examines…


Peace Days: a celebration for all

Sunday, Sept. 15 marks the beginning of Peace Days, a weeklong celebration to inspire human rights engagement and social justice in Manitoba. Speaking events, film…


Bill 18 divisive at legislature

Manitoba’s anti-bullying bill (Bill 18) has caused a debate within the province of Manitoba that is dividing, rather than uniting, citizens. Hearings discussing the bill…



The right to not be spied on

In a world increasingly driven by the exchange of data over the Internet, the issue of online privacy is never far from the public eye….



Freedom of speech

Being able to freely say or do whatever you want is a right that people in North America value immensely. You can have any opinion…