According to the Encyclopedia Britannica, Eleanor Roosevelt, the wife of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, was a diplomat to the United Nations and an important humanitarian. “She was, in her time, one of the world’s most widely admired and powerful women.” She once said, “Where, after all, do human rights begin? In small places close to home–so close and so small that they cannot be seen on any map of the world.”
Write a paragraph. Think back about your experience reading and writing about the UDHR. How did you feel at the beginning of the course? How do you feel now? What has changed for you personally? What does this mean to you?