We all need to think about ways to defend and extend democracy in America. Too many of our friends and neighbors have never tasted the fruits of democracy promised in the founding documents of our nation. The right to pursue life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness needs to be extended to all in our land.

This will happen only if we push back against attempts to erode democratic civil society; and indeed move forward together
to build democracy for all.

We have found the following groups have exceptional and reliable resources that help build democracy for all regardless of gender, race, ability, or economic class

Essay: White Nationalism Infuses Our Political Ideology

If you are organizing or advocating for democracy
you are part of a global human rights movement.

Around the world there is a growing awareness of the importance of assuring fundamental human rights for all.

In the United States, there are millions of people already working on tasks that are part of building out the human rights framework.

This website is in the process of being expanded over the course of 2017. Each topic will have its page expanded with more resources.

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Why a Human Rights Framework
for the United States?