Daily Politics Soapbox: Churchill and Human Rights Act
Patrick O'Flynn of the Express traces the history of the Human Rights Act back to Winston Churchill but explains why he wants it to go, and replaced with a British Bill of Rights.
The act was highlighted through the Conservative Party conference after comments from Home Secretary Theresa May over a deportation case involving a cat called Maya.
Each week, the Daily Politics offers a platform to a well-known person to make a film with their views on a subject before debating them in the studio.
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12 Oct 2011
- From the section UK Politics