Short excerpt from one of my answers to a question from a Human Rights course I am currently doing. The question was roughly; Is there a Western influence on the creation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) and what effect does that have on the legitimacy of it? I feel that there was … More General Q’s around the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Today I was sitting at a cafe doing a few of my readings for classes next week when one of my friends joined me. Somehow we ended up talking about Bill Maher’s Documentary/Movie, Religulous (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Gxc0XEoQpQ). Which to be honest I enjoyed a lot and saw it somewhat as an attempt to criticize Religion in general … More Should we be careful with the opinions we express or not?