Sylvia Meehan– the subversive

Pionerring feminist, women’s rights advocate and workers rights activist Sylvia Meehan passed earlier this year after a long illness. The National Women’s Council of Ireland heralds Meehan as a “trailblazer for women’s equality.”

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Chinese Social Credit System

In 2014, the Chinese government announced the creation of a Social Credit System. Expected to be fully operational and mandatory by 2020, the aim is to have a social credit score for every Chinese citizen.

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Dublin Human Rights Festival 2018

The award winning NGO, Front Line Defenders, will be hosting their annual human rights festival this weekend. It’s a weekend not to be missed for all those with an interest in human rights, global justice and the world we live in.

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