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Stories

We should all have access to stories of human rights.

Human rights stories are often ones of struggle, tenacity, courage and resilience. These are the experiences we need to share. Engage with human rights stories, wherever you are.

How can you make a difference for someone?

By Julia Peristerakis

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Six teenagers and a middle-aged woman stand with their arms around each other and are smiling for the camera. They are all wearing pink shirts.

A life of activism

By Julia Peristerakis, Curator

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A woman sitting on a chair with hands clasped looks thoughtfully ahead, as if answering a question.

What if you were taken from your family?

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A group of boys wearing pyjamas kneels on single beds with heads bowed and hands clasped as if in prayer. A woman stands in the room with her hands clasped in a similar manner.

One woman's resistance

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Five Women Who Should Be Household Names in Canada

By Matthew McRae, Digital Content Creation Specialist

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 Six red dresses are suspended in air on hangers in front of a backdrop. The backdrop features an image of a birch wood forest with more red dresses hanging in it.

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

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Japanese Canadian internment and the struggle for redress

By Matthew McRae, Communications Advisor

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A black and white image of a woman and two children standing behind a pile of luggage and blankets and looking at the camera.

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