Civil rights

公民權利和政治權利(英語:Civil and political rights)旨在保護個人政治自由免受政府和私人組織的侵犯,保障個人能夠參與國家的公民和政治生活,享有平等的權利,不受歧視或政治壓迫。 --來自 維基百科


2017/11/29 | David Green

Lee Ming-che's Sentence Chills Taiwan NGOs

Lee Ming-che's sentencing to five years in prison in China for the crime of 'subversion' has had a marked chilling effect on the actions and communications of Taiwan's NGOs. The case also suggests Taiwan's wider population faces an insidious dilemma: whether or not to self-censor. 

2017/06/05 | Eraldo S. Santos

BOOK REVIEW: 'The New York Riots of 1964 and The War on Crime'

Resonating with current discussions on racism and police brutality, this book will prove an inspiring read for those questioning the relationship between discourses of law and order and the reproduction of collective fear, writes Eraldo S. Santos.

2016/12/08 | Courtney Donovan Smith (石東文)

It’s Make or Break Time for Marriage Equality in Taiwan

By the end of the day on December 17, we’ll know if marriage equality is doomed to fail.