After returning to the United States the following year, Ella applied to work for the US Mission to the United Nations and was given the position of Public Information Officer to Eleanor Roosevelt. ...CONTINUE
"All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed withreason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood."
"Everyone is entitled to all the rights and freedoms set forth in this Declaration, withoutdistinction of any kind, such as race, color, sex, language, religion, political or other opinion,national or social origin, property, birth or other status."
"Everyone has the right to life, liberty and security of person." ...CONTINUE
The United Nations adopted a document known as the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR for short) on December 10, 1948. The document includes thirty different fundamental human rights, split up into articles, that are meant to be universally protected....CONTINUE