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"I consider human rights work or activism to be a kind of spiritual practice. By defending those people who persecuted for their race, religion, ethnicity, or ideology, you are actually contributing to guiding our human family to peace, justice, and dignity.”

It was never the people who complained of the universality of human rights, nor did the people consider human rights as a Western or Northern imposition. It was often their leaders who did so. Vaclav Havel

The cost in human lives and suffering is so high that we all have to work to end violence and oppression once and for all. We have to proclaim that every human being is equal, in dignity, in freedom and, as the first article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights states, we have to live “in a spirit of brotherhood.” -- Federico Mayor

Who needs human rights education? The simple answer is, of course, everyone.- Human rights courses should be fundamental to the curriculum of medical schools, law schools, universities and other professional training institutions.

Eleanor Roosevelt with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, November 1949. She was appointed UN ambassador by President Harry S Truman, and in her work there had significant impact in producing the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.- Courtesy Franklin D. Roosevelt Library and Museum

"Peace can only last where human rights are respected, where the people are fed, and where individuals and nations are free." Dalai Lama

"Human Rights for everyone is the necessary foundation upon which all of us may build a world where everybody may live in peace and serenity and plenty.".- Michael Douglas

Fold-able to show what you Know/Learned and what you need to know...(use for Math Facts)....I could use this for myself too, works soo much better than having two seperate stacks when studying ;)!

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