We regularly hear about the infringement of our political rights, whether it is crackdowns on freedom of speech by dictatorships or the security services invading our privacy. Recently in this country we have seen proposed amendments to the Freedom of Information Act that would make it more expensive for journalists and citizens to access information. “There is never a time for apathy,” when it comes to protecting these rights, “especially now,” according to Anthony Lester, one of the country’s leading human rights lawyers.
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