Thoughts on Human Rights…

Human rights are accepted values upheld by society that ensure all persons have what they need to live, such as housing, safety, work with dignity, healthcare. education, political representation, connections to family and the community, and more.

All human beings, no matter where they find themselves — whether on a plantation, inside the prison or elsewhere — possess them. Culturally normative and legally enforceable, human rights reflect and protect the evolving sensibilities of the collective.


the universal declaration of human rights