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Listen to events at Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs. Speakers and interviewees include distinguished authors, government and UN officials, economists, policymakers, and businesspeople. Topics range from the ethics of war and peace, to the place of religion in politics, to issues at the forefront of global social justice. To learn more about our work and to explore a wealth of related resources, please visit our website at http://www.carnegiecouncil.org.


Philip Alston on a World Court for Human Rights

November 6th, 2014

Episode 1030 of 1239 episodes

The reason why governments are violating human rights on a grand scale is not because there is an absence of a world court, says Philip Alston. The reason is that human rights culture has not taken off sufficiently in a great many countries. Instead, what's needed is first to develop regional mechanisms and then subsequently, regional courts.