Archive for the ‘Human Rights’ Category
by Daniel Kavanagh
Today, Chelsea Manning turns 28 years old. Chelsea is an MTF trans woman who was born Bradley Manning in Oklahoma 28 years ago today, in 1987. On the 21st of August 2013, Chelsea was sentenced to 35 years in prison.
She was charged under 22 different charges, 10 of which she pleaded guilty to. The most serious of these charges was “aiding the enemy”, which is a capital offence, although the prosecutors did not wish to inflict the death penalty on her.
This week Clare introduced a private members bill to provide for automatic inquests in all cases of maternal deaths in our hospitals
Clare Daly speaking on the Equality Bill raises the issue of religious discrimination in school admissions policy. See Video below: