Tag Archives: Human Rights and Liberties

Nelson Mandela

Official Google blog - Nelson Mandela

Born: 18th July, 1918
Star Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mvezo, Umtatu, South Africa

Died: 5th December, 2013 (aged 95)
Cause of Death: Lung infection

Remembering Nelson Mandela

The South African activist and former president led the struggle against apartheid and became a global advocate for human rights.


December is Universal Human Rights Month


The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on December 10, 1948 without a dissenting vote. It is the first multinational declaration mentioning human rights by name, and the human rights movement has largely adopted it as a charter.

May Day 2013

Labor Rights and Immigrant Rights are Human Rights!

Join the Black Institute and a host of other labor, immigration and civil rights organizations for a rally at City Hall, Wednesday, May 1st at 5:00 pm. Let’s ALL unite to WIN!


Bowling for Equality in Seattle

Bowling for Equality in SeattleSunday, March 11 Two Hour Bowling Shifts: 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.| 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. | 8:00 – 10:00 p.m.The Garage 1134 Broadway Seattle, WA 98122

Tickets:Happy Hour Pricing on Food and Drinks until 7:00 p.m! $40 before March 4 or $50 after. This event is 21+

Help the Human Rights Campaign raise vital funds for our work supporting  marriage equality in The Evergreen State! Your ticket purchase includes  an annual HRC membership and helps us continue our work to raise  awareness and support for the marriage equality movement in Washington.
Come bowling with friends and other Seattle Human Rights Campaign supporters at The Garage on Capitol Hill. Included with your ticket is an annual  membership to HRC, light appetizers, bowling shoes, and 2 hours of  bowling. Prizes will be awarded all day long!