Human Rights talk


What are Human Rights?
Jane Stratton explains the origin and development of the concept of human rights here

Debunking myths about human rights
New Matilda responds to some of the myths that are often propagated about bills of rights and human rights act here

Launched in 2004, New Matilda is one of Australia's oldest online independent publications. It's focus is on investigative journalism and analysis, with occasional smart arsery thrown in for reasons of sanity. New Matilda is owned and edited by Walkley Award and Human Rights Award winning journalist Chris Graham.