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The right to protest is under threat from several different directions

Finchett-Maddock, Lucy (2014) The right to protest is under threat from several different directions. Democratic Audit Blog (23 Apr 2014). Website.

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Recent heavy handedness from police and the authorities more generally has seen protest gradually edge onto the wrong side of the law, specifically when it comes to environmental protests, the occupy movement, and recent university campus protests. Lucy Finchett-Maddock attempts to locate a right to protest in the various human rights cases that have created legal precedent, and finds hope in young people’s continued ability to give voice to the desire for a different kinds of social and economic system.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2014 Democratic Audit UK
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
H Social Sciences > HX Socialism. Communism. Anarchism
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 11 Jul 2014 15:47
Last Modified: 13 Sep 2021 23:18

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