The idea that 'human rights' should be defended and protected might seem like common sense considering human rights frameworks are political and legal obligations. These parameters guide states towards more democratic principles, the rule of law, and provide protection for society's most vulnerable groups. However, human rights defenders widespread face
Indigenous-led organizations worldwide are preserving traditional ways of food, medicine, language, and art. Written by Camilla Capasso.
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