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DECEMBER 8, 2008 ... 2 Days until Human Rights Day

Due to a substantial increase in BetterWorld Clubs activities (undoubtedly attributable to the surge of hope after the recent US election) we are resuming weekly internet and email editions of BetterWorld News. The November 1995-November 2008 archives will be available again shortly - we apologize for the inconvenience.
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Human Rights Day - December 10


"Commit yourself to the noble struggle for human rights.
You will make a greater person of yourself,
a greater nation of your country and a finer world to live in."
-- Martin Luther King Jr.


Human Rights Day Resources
- Over 100 Human Rights Quotes
- Free HUMAN RIGHTS e-book with 70 printable handouts
- Lots of links, additional resources and ideas about how to get involved
End Homelessness Day - December 21

"We must all work together to end youth homelessness in America."
-- Jewel

"If you walk down the street and see someone in a box, you have a choice. That person is either the other and you're fearful of them, or that person is an extension of your family."
-- Susan Sarandon

"Poverty is a weapon of mass destruction. Homelessness is a weapon of mass destruction. Unemployment is a weapon of mass destruction."
-- Dennis Kucinich

Featured BetterWorld Action Days

Human Rights Day
- December 10
Bill Of Rights Day - December 15

End Homelessness Day - December 21
Spirituality Day - December 31
One Day In Peace - January 1
Global Family Day - January 1
King Day of Service - January 19
Season For Nonviolence - Jan 30 - April 4
This Week's Featured BetterWorld Hero Birthdays

Teri Hatcher
Dec 8, 1964
Issue: Women's Rights

William Lloyd Garrison
Dec 10, 1805
Issue: Abolition of Slavery

Tom Hayden
Dec 11, 1939
Issue: Political Activist
BetterWorld Clubs Update

BetterWorld Clubs Stats:

100 BetterWorld Clubs in 14 countries
(30% High School / 20% College Campus
20% Religious Institutions / 15% Families
15% Community Clubs)

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