“If you look at the history of human rights and the ever expanding circle of who counts as human, every time that circle has expanded there have been those that have dissented and in every case they have been proven wrong over time.”—Daniel Baer - U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary on the UN Human Rights Council’s resolution calling for equal rights for all people regardless of sexual orientation.
I love to travel and I recently found out that every city with a population of over 100,000 is required to have an official motto. I looked a bunch of them up online and thought I’d share a few with you.
“The Attorney-General’s kind remarks are noted and appreciated. I’ve spoken to Ed Burns and we are prepared to go to work on season six of The Wire if the Department of Justice is equally ready to reconsider and address its continuing prosecution of our misguided, destructive and dehumanising drug prohibition.”—
Oh, David Simon, you scamp. But, seriously, he’s right.