Human Rights @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/humanrights The Human Rights site of BellaOnline has two main goals. They are to 1. Educate readers on current human rights topics and controversies, and 2. Encourage readers to get involved in activism in ways that are practical and meaningful for them. en-us Copyright 2014 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 17:42:20 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Human Rights @ BellaOnline http://humanrights.bellaonline.com Obstetric Fistula in Developing Nations http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art39123.asp Obstetric fistula is a problem that many women in developing nations can experience after difficult labors. It can lead to many health problems and even social isolation. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 09:33:33 EST Michael Brown Shooting http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art36256.asp In August 2014, a young black man was shot and killed by the police in Ferguson, Missouri. He was unarmed and had his hands in the air. Racial bias in the criminal justice system is a real problem and something needs to change. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:14:33 EST Privilege Defined http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art35469.asp Privilege is the concept that some people are inherently given more advantages based on race, gender, social class, and other things. In order to have meaningful dialogues in human rights, we need to be aware of our own privilege and how it influences our world view. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:22:22 EST