Human Rights and Economic Practice


If each one tries to make this world a better place, one day we’ll be a little nearer heaven.

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From the United Nations – http://www.un.org/en/documents/udhr/index.shtml#atop

“Therefore THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY proclaims THIS UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS as a common standard of achievement for all peoples and all nations, to the end that every individual and every organ of society, keeping this Declaration constantly in mind, shall strive by teaching and education to promote respect for these rights and freedoms and by progressive measures, national and international, to secure their universal and effective recognition and observance, both among the peoples of Member States themselves and among the peoples of territories under their jurisdiction.”

“Whereas it is essential, if man is not to be compelled to have recourse, as a last resort, to rebellion against tyranny and oppression, that human rights should be protected by the rule of law”

Whether or not countries have managed to fulfil their obligations, they have frequently managed to put some of the changes needed into…

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