http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=44539&Cr=arms+trade&Cr1 The UN General Assembly has adopted a treaty to regulate the international trade in conventional arms. It prohibits the sale of arms if there is a risk that the weapons could be used to commit or facilitate serious violations of international humanitarian or human rights law. The treaty applies to all conventional arms within
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When public services are contracted out, human rights (in this case equal pay and pay equity for 30,000 carers) go out the door with them… Judy McGregor: Mighty pay rise overlooks aged carers http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10876010
Should gays and lesbians have the right to marry? Absolutely. Our human rights law says they should not be discriminated on the grounds of gender or sexual orientation. Gay and Lesbian New Zealanders should have all the rights that are available to any other adult. This is the only argument that matters.