Tortuous Trump | Prerana Joshi

This week we have a blog post by Prerana Joshi, speaking about the moral web surrounding ideas of torture, and the actions of Donald Trump related to these issues. Utilitarianism. Democracy. Arguably in a society with such values, the question of inflicting torture to obtain crucial information is a straightforward one. There is a ticking…

Editor’s weekly round-up

What’s been going on this week at Durham Amnesty? The meeting: Katie gave us an informative┬átalk about how the humanitarian crisis is affecting children in Syria, followed by a very good BBC Panorama documentary which you should definitely watch. Warning though, disturbing images.   We also had a quick look at the website Syria 360.…