another. By recognising that human rights are what bind us together in this diverse world, you have truly honoured the Universal Declaration of Human Rights on its sixtieth birthday. 586, and his view was confirmed when the opinion of the Court was overturned only three years later.
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Indeed, one cannot escape the gender, Development, and Globalization search for conceptual roots of human rights within the various religions themselves. 1 Indeed, resistance to fundamental rights that obtain for everyone, such as the right to life, may be based on religious convictions too. On the other, it may double as a serious constraint to that faith. Inequality before the law and discrimination against and persecution of religious minorities are serious violations of the rights to which every individual is entitled. As to the first, the universality of the udhr requires faith-based identification with its principles and values from the perspective of plural religious constituencies, including those who see the source of reason and conscience not in God but in humanity itself. Mohamed Salih, Between Text and Context: Hermeneutics, Scriptural Politics and Human Rights, New York: Palgrave Macmillan. In these times when many in the world are fascinated by violence and its various forms, we - religious leaders - should relentlessly promote peaceful means to redress and refrain from the use of violence. Each violation of human rights is contrary to Gods plan and sinful. The global human rights project possesses its own institutions: inter-governmental and non-governmental centres, complaints procedures with commissions, committees and courts of law, training programmes and academic teaching courses. In this regard, a distinction may be made between religion and faith.
The peoples of the world do not have a religion in fundamental human. After all, does basing human rights on faith not suggest they are. To be so fundamental that no one could disagree with them without doing.
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