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The History of Human Rights

This article was written for Queen Mary Legal Advice Centre's blog in celebration of Human Rights Day: 10th December 2014 This article intends to take you on a journey through the history of human rights, providing interesting facts about the legal instruments that protect our most fundamental liberties. It does not aim to provide legal analysis. It is, simply, a celebration of my human rights, your human rights and everybody’s human rights. It is an appreciation of human rights, which ‘are [universal and] premised on the inherent dignity of all human beings whatever their frailty or flaws.’[1] Britain’s Magna Carta is a fitting first call in this human rights time travelling mechanism. The

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