19
JAN
2017

Marilyn Crawshaw

Human rights represent the core of our humanity; they remind us of the way we should treat others and how we should expect others to treat us. We stop striving to act in accordance with them at our peril but never doubt that there are some forces in our societies that would like...
15
JAN
2017

Because through recent political events I think it’s important to show our solidarity as a community and to make everyone feel safe and happy. Also human rights are so vital that if we educate our community we can help the whole world.
19
DEC
2016

I think all people, young, old and everyone in between should have the right to be valued, respected, happy and safe. People should have access to health care, education and support (in the right way) no matter who they are or where they come from. I have been fortunate enough to...
16
DEC
2016

Human rights are important to me as I belive they will help people have a better and fuller life. Which not Every one has right now but desvers.
15
DEC
2016

Heidi Chan

Human Rights are important to me because they capture the fundamental rights and freedoms that human beings, in all their diversity, share. In becoming the UK’s first Human Rights City, York would demonstrate its commitment to human rights as values and legal rights and...
15
DEC
2016

Human rights are vital for peoples safety and welfare and should be the cornerstone of a 21st century city, country and world where everyone is safe, free and respectful of others.
09
DEC
2016

Ruth Potter

I want to see York as an outward looking welcoming city. Human Rights are part of every ones daily lives and being Human Rights City will ensure that these issues are kept at the forefront of people’s minds. They will inform our relationships with others and make a positive...
08
DEC
2016

Ian Foxley

Do unto others as you would be done by…. A good strap line ?