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liberty pdf With Liberty & Justice for All: Women's Human Rights in the United States

By Mallika Dutt, Center for Women's Global Leadership, 1994; 36 pages. US$5

With Liberty and Justice for All develops a conceptual framework for using human rights as a legal and popular education tool as well as for political mobilizing among women activists working in the United States. Mallika Dutt develops a human rights framework as a way of understanding the interconnectedness of women's oppression across identity and issue lines. Concrete issues around socio-economic rights and violence against women are discussed to show how a human rights vision could facilitate action at the local, national and international level.