Human Rights

United Nations: War’s Impact on the Disabled

This article by the United Nations reminds our world community of the ordinary people caught up in war who already have challenges in regular life.

Did you know:

“…An estimated 9.7 million people with disabilities are forcibly displaced as a result of conflict and persecution and are victims of human rights violations and conflict-related violence…”… Continue reading

Clooney Foundation for Justice Valuing the Rights of People

My thought on overviewing this was the importance of Amal in her human rights work having an impact on George and visa versa.  Moreover, the valuing of those who have been abused on the basis of discrimination and ignoring human rights.

We need more people around the world advocating for the poorest people who… Continue reading

Human Rights Report on Violations of Human Rights in Kashmir

The longer conflicts are left unaddressed violence escalates.  What is wanted is to de-escalate violence on all sides by addressing grievances.  This is the first step in conflict resolution.  Our world has not understood the importance of resolving conflicts rather than taking sides.  It is in the world’s interests for disputes… Continue reading

UN States Govenments With Something to Hide Silence Brave People

2018 is the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, adopted by the UN on 10 December 1948. The Universal Declaration – translated into a world record 500 languages – is rooted in the principle that “all human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights.” It… Continue reading

New UN Human Rights Chief Subjected to Torture

Human rights has been the subject for me today.  I see it violated in a range of ways – homelessness, refugees, occupation of countries, denial of rights, refusal to resolve conflict and the flagrant use of power to silence dissent.  I know this subject well and it has been the inspiration for my… Continue reading

IT is the Matrix – A 21st Century Program?

I felt inspiration to write this poem about the I.T. Matrix as I can feel the control exercised in narratives assuring it is the next step in our evolution.  Is that true?  I was inspired by the thoughts –
You are me in another frequency.  This gave me the feeling of allowance… Continue reading

Mohandas Gandhi

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”