What are the universal human rights?- a lesson
"The basic idea of human rights is that each one of us, no matter who we are or where we are born, is entitled to the same basic rights and freedoms.
That may sound straightforward enough, but it gets incredibly complicated as soon as anyone tries to put the idea into practice.
What exactly are the basic human rights? Who gets to pick them? Who enforces them—and how?
Benedetta Berti explores the subtleties of human rights." (ed.ted.com)
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Students will understand the following:
1. Nations try to influence the actions of other nations by employing
2. Citizens of a nation may disagree on the morality and effectiveness
of economic sanctions."