WHY DONATE TO HUMAN RIGHTS SOCIETY?

Support Human Rights Society and our many programs such as: Feed the Homeless Program – monthly in Seattle (since 12/14) Human Rights Film Festival Internship Program (70+ interns since 2011) New Refugees Services Program (upcoming in Fall 2017) DONATION INFORMATION Click here to our donation webpage via our fiscal sponsor, New Horizons Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and pay … More WHY DONATE TO HUMAN RIGHTS SOCIETY?

UNITED NATIONS: ‘The Universal Declaration of Human Rights’

History of the Document The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which was adopted by the UN General Assembly on 10 December 1948, was the result of the experience of the Second World War. With the end of that war, and the creation of the United Nations, the international community vowed never again to allow atrocities … More UNITED NATIONS: ‘The Universal Declaration of Human Rights’

Celebrating St. Patrick: From Slave to Saint

Written by John Roach for National Geographic (from 3/16/09): “On St. Patrick’s Day—Tuesday, March 17—millions of people will don green and celebrate the Irish in, and around, them with parades, good cheer, and perhaps a pint of beer. But few St. Patrick’s Day revelers have a clue about St. Patrick, the man…” For the rest … More Celebrating St. Patrick: From Slave to Saint

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Since 2005, the United Nations has recognized today, January 27th, as the International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Our thoughts, prayers, and resolve to keep advocating for humans from any form of genocide is strong and we will work tirelessly as much as possible. We remember Anne Frank’s quote, “It’s really a wonder that I haven’t dropped … More International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Massage Parlor Trafficking

In over 9,000 illicit massage businesses (IMBs) across the United States, victims are forced into human trafficking. According to Polaris research, these businesses are often organized into criminal networks with revenues of around $2.5 billion a year…read more at Polaris Project

Rohingya People Need to be Saved

This precious, yet state-less, Rohingya (historically knowns as “Arakanese Indians”) are Aryan-Indian people from Rakhine State, Myanmar (aka Burma). The massacre they have and are enduring in Myanmar is classic ethnic-cleaning and we all need to support and advocate for their livelihood and pressure Myanmar government to stop with the systematic atrocity. More information in … More Rohingya People Need to be Saved