"We, the peoples of the United Nations . . . reaffirm faith in fundamental human rights, in the dignity and worth of the human person, in the equal right of men and women and of nations large and small." Charter of the United Nations (June 1945) Join us . . . Human Rights Day December 10 About Human Rights Day: In the words of the United Nations general assembly resolution, human rights education is designed to be "a life-long process by which people at all levels of development and in all strata of society learn respect for the dignity of others and the means of ensuring that respect in all societies." Human rights education is intended to encourage fundamental freedoms for all people. On this day -- and every day.
"The question is not when we came here but why our families came here. And what we did after we arrived." -- Former President Jimmy Carter Celebrate National Diversity Day. Our differences make us stronger!
It was we, the people; not we, the white male citizens; nor yet we, the male citizens; but we, the whole people, who formed the Union.... Men, their rights and nothing more; women, their rights and nothing less. -- Susan B. Anthony Celebrate Women's Equality Day, August 26
Let the song of the earth free your spirit to rise and soar! Happy World Human Spirit Day February 17 World Human Spirit Day On this day, people all over the world will come together in mind and spirit to celebrate their genuine connection with each other with two minutes silence at 3.00 p.m., USA Eastern Standard Time.