Judged by Lord Finkelstein. £100 prize. Deadline 9 November.
“Social media: friend or foe of human rights?” – winner of René Cassin ‘Human Writes’ essay competition announced
“… social media has an enormous potential for organising, inspiring and igniting political protest. However, authoritarian regimes have now begun to harness this potential in order to violate human rights.” Read Claudia Hyde’s winning essay in full.
“Social media: friend or foe of human rights?” – deadline 11 November 2019
Joshua Rozenberg finds winning essay “… a convincing thesis and a pleasure to read”.
Deadline Tuesday 8 May
***deadline – 6 Feb*** “The great human rights issue of our time”. Do you agree?
We asked ‘Religion and human rights – compatible or conflicting?’ Danny Finkelstein, Associate Editor of The Times judged the shortlisted entries. His verdict: “These were all very good essays, a credit to their writers and to the prize.
Read the winning and shortlisted essays and what Danny says about them.
"Religion and human rights - compatible or conflicting?" Every year René Cassin runs an essay competition to get...