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Universal Human Rights Month

A pop-up library and resource guide celebrating Human Rights Month.

UNIVERSAL HUMAN RIGHTS MONTH is written in red and black bold font with a red and black graphic of a fist held up in solidarity

Human Rights Month

December is Universal Human Rights Month, which according to the United Nations celebrates the "rights inherent to all human beings, regardless of race, sex, nationality, ethnicity, language, religion, or any other status. Human rights include the right to life and liberty, freedom from slavery and torture, freedom of opinion and expression, the right to work and education, and many more ...without discrimination."


Interested in learning more about international human rights efforts?


Check out the McGraw-Page Library’s Human Rights Guide for more information on how to get informed and involved by:

Reading about human rights, writing for rights, and more!