Standard Posted by Central Oregon Coast NOW Posted on December 10, 2012 Posted under Human Rights, United Nations Comments 1 Comment The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and My Birthday… The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and My Birthday…. Related BlogsCivil RightsInternational Human Rights DaySocial JusticeUniversal Declaration of Human Rights Post navigation ← Information about NOW Marriage Equality Goes to SCOTUS, Part 1 → One thought on “The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and My Birthday…” A reminder from my dear friend Michael Hulshof-Schmidt that today is International Human Rights Day (and his birthday! Happy Birthday, Michael!). To quote Eleanor Roosevelt (courtesy of my friend Nel Ward): “Where after all do universal human rights begin? In small places close to home. So close and so small that they cannot be seen on any map of the world.” Let’s see what each of us can do today, no matter how small, to honor International Human Rights Day. Comments are closed.