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Freedom of marriage and family equality, right to personal property, freedom of religion, freedom of expression, right to peaceful assembly, and the right to participate in democratic institutions are articles 16-21 of the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights. Help us spread awareness of our universal human rights by sharing this image on your site:

"To deny people their human rights is to challenge their very humanity."

-Nelson Mandela

In order to fight for human rights it is essential to know what your rights are. This infographic, created by American University’s global security masters program, illustrates each of the 30 articles of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights. View it here:

What is the impact of India’s national elections on global democracy?

  • The world’s second most populous country carried out a successful, democratic election.
  • India is a diverse country that has elected a party favoring Hindus to rule.

What do these elections mean for US Foreign Policy

  • U.S. foreign direct investment in India may increase.
  • The U.S. will encourage cooperation between India and Pakistan.

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