Top Ten humanrights Articles

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Here are the top ten articles for the Human Rights Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Hong Kong Protests
At the end of September 2014, tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets of Hong Kong to protest for universal suffrage.

2. Makers Review
A review of Makers: Women Who Make America, a documentary about the women’s movement in America.

3. Compassion Quotes
A collection of quotes that discuss the nature of human compassion.

4. Rosa Parks
Rosa Parks was a courageous figure of the Civil Rights Movement. You may remember her as the woman who wouldn’t give up her seat on the bus.

5. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American activist best known for his advancement of civil rights.

6. Global Gendercide
Gendercide is the killing of people of a certain gender (in this case, girls). Global gendercide is a huge problem that we must take a stand against.

7. Three Waves of Feminism
What do you know about the history of feminism? Read on for a crash course on the “waves” of feminism and where feminism is now.

8. Giving to Charity Intelligently
The holidays inspire many people to give to others. Unfortunately, not all charities out there are legitimate. Here are some ways you can be sure that your money is given to people who are truly in need.

9. Get Involved Now
Ideas to get involved in human rights advocacy today.

10. Malala Yousafzai's Message to the United Nations
At only 16, Malala Yousafzai has already become a fierce advocate for human rights. Her speech before United Nations leaders further demonstrated her keen intelligence, unconquerable spirit, and big plans to change the world. Read on and feel uplifted by her contagious optimism and courage.

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