In Our Own Best Interests: How Defending Human Rights Benefits Us All by William Schulz Director
Publisher: Beacon Press | Number Of Pages: 256 | Publication Date: 2002-05-11 | ISBN-10: 0807002275 | PDF | 1 Mb
From the director of Amnesty International, a provocative new argument for defending human rights The Philippines, Haiti, Rwanda, Bosnia, east Los Angeles. The nightly news brings vivid images of the mistreatment of people all over the world into our living rooms. In the secure comfort of those rooms, we may feel sympathetic, but far removed from these atrocities. "What does all this have to do with a person in east Tennessee?" is the question, from a call-in radio program listener, that prompted Bill Schulz to write this book.