And speaking of other countries practincing human rights violations, how about the bulk of the Moslem world where half the population has no political rights whatsoever, crimes against women abound with so-called "honor killings", mass murder of innocents by so-called "jihadists", etc. The list is long. The governments of these backwater fiefdoms cowtow to the apparently infallible mullahs who are as depraved as any human can be. If you are going to call a spade a spade, then let's include objective rhetoric about these other inhuman practices.
from the article: Hypocrisy and double standard: An open letter to Stephen Hawking