Dallas Proclaims Itself First ‘U.N. Human Rights County’ in Texas
breitbart ^ | 07/07/2017 | MERRILL HOPE
Posted on 7/8/2017, 9:58:02 AM by DFG
Dallas proclaimed itself the first “human rights county” in Texas. The commissioners court embraced the United Nation’s Universal Declaration of Human Rights, an initiative that claims to cultivate communities worldwide, although the Geneva-based Human Rights Council (HRC) has come under fire for anti-Israel bias and member countries with poor records. “Human rights abuses occur in our community, our country, and our world every day,” said Democrat Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins, who pushed the resolution to a vote on July 5. “We must lead at the local level. We can’t do everything but we can all do something.”
Democrat commissioners Elba Garcia and Theresa Daniel joined Jenkins to pass the resolution. In doing so, Dallas follows Sonoma County, one of California’s most liberal bastions, where the board of supervisors passed the nation’s first U.N. human rights “county” resolution in 2015.
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