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Why Countries Go to War

By | October 26th, 2016|Civil Rights|

We were watching the news recently and during the new, there was coverage of the ongoing war in an African country. We could hear the deafening sound of gunshots and the cries of terrified babies. A woman that was interviewed by the reporter could not hold back her tears. She said she just wanted her [...]

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How to Choose a Career in Civil Rights and Liberty Rights

By | October 24th, 2016|Civil Rights|

We all know how hard it can be to choose a career in any field. Choosing a career in civil rights and liberty rights is not a straightforward thing to do. Civil rights and liberty rights is one of the oldest disciplines in law. They fundamentally fall under the 14th Amendment Equal Protection (civil rights), [...]

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Why You Should Know About Your Civil Rights

By | October 24th, 2016|Civil Rights|

As a human being, you are innately entitled to certain inalienable fundamental rights. As a way of documenting and asserting these rights, the United Nations on 10 December 1948 in Paris adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). The UDHR represented the first global expression of what human rights are. Essentially, Article 1 of [...]

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Why You Should Know Your Civil Rights

By | October 24th, 2016|Civil Rights|

When you hear the phrase civil rights, your mind immediately goes back to the mid-1950s when life was gloomy and somewhat unfair to the minorities. The term civil rights gained popularity in the 1960s, thanks to the U. S. Civil Rights Movement. This movement, which began because of the horrendous discrimination faced by Black Americans [...]

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Some Civil Rights and Liberties You Should Know

By | October 24th, 2016|Civil Rights|

Rights and liberties are two obscure words. Once you understand right, it is easy to understand liberty. In the society we live, civil rights and civil liberties are often interchangeably. Civil right means that you have the privilege to some things irrespective of who you are. You have a measure freedom which is solely yours [...]

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Why We Are Responsible for Our Actions

By | October 24th, 2016|Civil Rights|

Excuses are great because it frees us from guilt. It releases us from direct responsibility. We always have logic reasons why something happens to us. We always find a reason why it isn't our fault. But when someone says otherwise, we become outraged and find every possible way to justify our actions. Why do we [...]

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5 Limitations on Civil Rights

By | October 24th, 2016|Civil Rights|

Each individual has some inalienable rights according to the U.S. constitution. Some people call these rights civil rights; others call them basic rights. This civil rights include the freedom from unequal treatment, regardless of race, gender, and disability. It also includes freedom of expression and the right to vote. Civil rights have the constitutional backing [...]

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