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CLEARWATER, Fla., July 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The 21st of July saw the first in a monthly series of discussions about women’s rights, The Slow Evolution of Women’s Rights, at the United for Human Rights (UHR) Center in downtown Clearwater and featuring Mrs. Carmen Miller, a human rights advocate and attorney. The UHR Center which is supported by the Church of Scientology hosted the event covering the history of women’s rights violations in the United States and present day violations such as: unequal pay at work, discrimination, sexism on the Internet, and sexual abuse in the workplace which created the #Metoo campaign where countless women are speaking out and sharing their stories.
Mrs. Miller said, “I am hopeful that thesediscussions about issues facing women today will help us better understand each other and be a foundation for advancing women’s rights in our community.”
Cristian Vargas, the Executive Director of the UHR Center added his sentiments, “Women’s Rights are Human Rights! We are all human beings and the very first article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights states that we are all born free and equal. UHR is determined to make that a reality.”
The next Women’s Rights Brunch is on the 11th of August, at 2:00pm in the United for Human Rights Center. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP.
About United for Human Rights:
United for Human Rights is an international non-profit, non-religious, organization dedicated to implementing the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Its purpose is to provide human rights educational resources and activities that inform, assist and unite individuals, educators, organizations and governmental bodies in the dissemination and adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human rights at every level of society. United for Human Rights is one of the eight humanitarian programs the Church of Scientology supports.
The Florida Chapter of UHR opened its Center in downtown Clearwater on July 15th 2015 with the support of the Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization.
It was Scientology Founder, L. Ron Hubbard who said, “Human rights must be made a fact, not an idealistic dream.”
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