In 1948, Eleanor Roosevelt served as chairwoman of the United Nations committee to create this declaration of moral conscience, now used by Amnest International as their founding document. This edition is in six languages: English, Spanish, French, Chinese, Russian, and Arabic.
About the Author
Eleanor Roosevelt was First Lady of the United States from 1933 to 1945. After her husband's death in 1945, Roosevelt continued in her role as an internationally prominent author, speaker, politician, and activist. This year (2009) marks the 125th year since her birth.
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The text of the 1948 United Nations proclamation in six languages: English, Spanish, French, Chinese, Russian, and Arabic.