SOCIETY

LET'S FAST FORWARD THE MEDICAL TIME MACHINE!

B
y Charlotte Poulin


Life as we know it is changing and it has for many years. Change is a great thing; it makes us understand that sometimes the generations before us were wrong or were missing information. This subject is perhaps one that has had the most controversy linked to it either because of ethical questioning or maybe because of the lack of information. Practically nobody agrees with other ways of perceiving abortion even though it has been practiced for the longest time, even in illegal ways. Read more






THE BIRTH OF HUMAN RIGHT

By Élizabeth Fortier

Have you ever wondered how life would be without our rights? Actually, those rights we take for granted are a true gift we should be happy to have. According to Amnesty International 2012 investigations, 112 countries still committed acts of torture against their own citizens that year. Knowing this fact, we should all be proud and thankful to John Peters Humphrey for having an idea to protect people’s rights. This honorable Canadian major contribution to the international community is being the main drafter of the first version of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1946. Such accomplishment shouldn’t go unnoticed in a world where wars bloom and human rights violations are not uncommon. Read more

 

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