Posts Tagged ‘UDHR’

The price of a free press and what hinders it. (more…)

Amnesty Int’l document summary on suppliers of Gaza war calling for the US and all other suppliers to impose an “immediate and comprehensive arms embargo on Israel, Hamas and other Palestinian armed groups”. (more…)

(The Universal Declaration of Human Rights can be found in full on the website of the United Nations here.)

On December 10, 1948 the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted and proclaimed the Universal Declaration of Human Rights the full text of which appears in the following pages. Following this historic act the Assembly called upon all Member countries to publicize the text of the Declaration and “to cause it to be disseminated, displayed, read and expounded principally in schools and other educational institutions, without distinction based on the political status of countries or territories.

Al Jazeera English:

Sixty years after the UN adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the world is seemingly split between North and South or rich and poor as nations argue over what rights should take priority civil and political or economic and social rights.

“The Riz Khan Show” – Human Rights (22:30)

Part One – Anand Naidoo (14:08):

Part Two – Phillipe Sands (8:22):