"All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood."
- Preamble (Article 1) of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Equality is about ensuring that every individual has an equal opportunity to make the most of their lives and talents. No one should be discriminated against because of the way they were born, where they come from, what they believe, or whether they have a disability.
Inequality threatens long-term social and economic development and destroys people’s sense of fulfilment and self-worth.
Accordingly, it is our responsibility to be different by treating all people the same. Together, we can bring change!
Color of Change is the nation’s largest online racial justice organization. They advance solutions for racial justice that transforms our world.
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