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Reflection On The Universal Declaration Of Human Rights

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As I looked over my assignments, I found that there are a few similarities in them. The aspect of domestic violence, prostitution, and servitude has me thinking, “Why are these things happening to females? I was always thought that I could be anything I want to be. I just had to focus my mind and work my hardest and my dreams or my goals would be achieved. We all want to make something of ourselves and we try to make the right decision in getting to our dreams. So why do some people take advantage of others’ dreams and turn them into nightmares?
Human trafficking (sex slaves or prostitution and servitude) in this world is getting in some ways out of hand. It seems that some ...view middle of the document...

However, as times goes by, things have changes and women were gaining more equality, yet to some males, women should stay in the role of the past.
Why are we (females) being kept as property (servitude), used as sex slaves and for prostitution, and not as equals counterpart, as The Universal Declaration of Human Rights declares? In my second assignment “Contradiction of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, I cover the aspect of Human Trafficking, where women and children were being tricked, kidnapped and sold for the purpose of prostitution, sex slaves and servitude. I have also discovered that even though males are also kidnapped and sold, the number of females kidnapped outweighs the males. Are we such an easier target than males? Alternatively, are we more easily fooled into a situation of which we can’t escaped? Take for instance a police officer, (a person who is sworn to protect and serve us), who will ever believe that we cannot trust some of them.
From an early age, I was told that whenever I am lost, or in need of some kind of help, a police officer is a person you can always depend on to come to your rescue, and takes you home safely. Yet after reading a part of “Half the Sky” by Nicholas...

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