Gordon DiGiacomo is a senior fellow at the Centre on Governance at the University of Ottawa, where he also teaches political science. Human rights is among his primary areas of interest. His latest book, an edited collection, is entitled Human Rights: Current Issues and Controversies (2016).

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How to prevent environmental destruction

The pace and scale of environmental destruction around the globe are enough to drive anyone to despair. Report after report after report has documented the enormous losses in biodiversity across the planet, to the point …

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Protecting the rights of older persons

In Europe last year. a number of newspapers and social media outlets laid the blame for the decision of British voters to leave the European Union on older people. One magazine even suggested that the …

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