Equal in dignity

The photo shows the equality in dignity and rights of people of different races, established in Art. 1 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights: “ All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights.“

Art. 6 of the Constitution of the Republic of Bulgaria “All people are born free and equal in dignity and rights”.

The photo also shows the right to freedom from discrimination and freedom of thought and religion.

Author: Ralitsa Pantova, 10th grade student, “Ivan Vazova” Secondary School, Varshets

Reflection Questions:

  • What forms of racism do we find in society today? Is it different from the past?
  •  Do you know organizations or institutions in Bulgaria that work against racism and racist attitudes? Please explore and share what you found about their work.