Eleanor and the UDHR

Where, after all, do human rights begin?

“In small places, close to home – so close and so small that they cannot be seen on any map of the world.

Yet they are the world of the individual person: the neighborhood he lives in; the school or college he attends; the factory, farm or office where he works.

Such are the places where every man, woman and child seeks equal justice, equal opportunity, equal dignity without discrimination.”

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The Universal Declaration of Human Rights: Global unity in pursuit of human dignity

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Eleanor Roosevelt: Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Article 27 (1) Everyone has the right freely to participate in the cultural life of the community, to enjoy the arts and to share in scientific advancement and its benefits.
(2) Everyone has the right to the protection of the moral and material interests resulting from any scientific, literary or artistic production of which he is the author.