Every Person On Earth Is Supposed To Have These. But What Are They Exactly?

There are a lot of terms we throw around, but maybe we've forgotten the true meanings. If all you know about human rights is that a lot of people put those "=" bumper stickers on their cars or make them their Facebook pictures, you could probably use a refresher course. And if your refresher course comes from 25+ brilliant minds who work hard to uphold our human rights? Bonus. I especially appreciate what they say starting at 2:40 — just who are the people we need protecting from? And at 3:06, I feel encouraged to keep speaking up on social media (I hope you do, too). At 4:12, a quick, eye-opening story about how it feels to be denied your human rights is all the reminder we should need to keep working on these issues.

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In one of the most glaringly hypocritical moves in recent history, the band formerly known as Lady Antebellum is suing black blues singer Anita "Lady A" White, to use her stage name she's performed under for over three decades.

Lady Antebellum announced it had changed its name to Lady A on June 11 as part of its commitment to "examining our individual and collective impact and marking the necessary changes to practice antiracism."

Antebellum refers to an era in the American south before the civil war when black people were held as slaves.

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