Universal Declaration Of Human Rights Research Paper

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Katharine Merrifield Jane Maslanka 11/11/16 Mesh-1 The mistreatment of women in the Middle East desecrates the human rights Americans claim all should have. In the second article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, “Everyone is entitled to all the rights and freedoms set forth in this Declaration, without distinction of any kind, such as race, colour, sex, language, religion, political or other opinion, national or social origin, property, birth or other status.” 203 countries around the world recognize the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and are apart of the United Nations organization itself, if 203 countries agree to govern and provide the rights the Declaration states, then why must women in certain regions receive permission…show more content…
Article 13 clearly states all people should be allowed to exit and reenter their country with their own consent. If everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression why are women penalized for expressing and projecting their beliefs? As Muhammad the Prophet once said, “A good man treats women with honor.” The maleficent committed upon women not only fail to live up to America’s standards but standards set forth in their very own religion. As Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”, America needs to take action. Since the United States is in accordance with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the standard Muhammad the Prophet set forth, there must be an urge and fight for those to acquire these basic and essential human rights. The cruelty and abuse of women causes severe trauma and anguish within their lives forever. The daughters of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia are being imprisoned for disagreeing with their father on the injustices of women. The daughters are entrapped amongst different rooms or
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