9781605093307

2048 : Humanity's Agreement to Live Together

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  • ISBN13:

    9781605093307

  • ISBN10:

    1605093300

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 4/12/2010
  • Publisher: Ingram Pub Services

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Summary

"2048" tells the story of the most important social movement in the 21st century: humanity's agreement, in writing, to create a social order that will allow people to live together in peace and prosperity based upon human rights and the rule of law.

Author Biography

Dr. John Kirk Boyd is a lawyer, professor, and Executive Director of the 2048 Project at the U.C. Berkeley law school. In addition, the author has argued at every level of court, including the United States Supreme Court. He teaches International Human Rights, Civil Rights, International Law, Free Speech, and Constitutional Law at the University of California.

Table of Contents

Timeline for the achievement of the 2048 projectp. ix
Introduction: Breaking Our Chainsp. 1
How the 2048 Movement Began
Turning Point for Humanityp. 10
Challenges and Opportunitiesp. 28
What the 2048 Movement Is
Five Freedoms for Allp. 46
Freedom of Speechp. 56
Freedom of Religionp. 64
Freedom from Wantp. 70
Freedom for the Environmentp. 84
Freedom from Fearp. 92
Where the 2048 Movement Is Headed
Regional Agreements to Live Togetherp. 102
Humanity's Agreement to Live Togetherp. 108
The Path Togetherp. 118
Focus Togetherp. 124
Think Togetherp. 138
Write Togetherp. 148
Decide Togetherp. 162
Conclusion: Forward Togetherp. 168
Resources
Universal Declaration of Human Rightsp. 171
Draft International Convention on Human Rights, January 1, 2010p. 178
Notesp. 191
Photo Creditsp. 201
Acknowledgmentsp. 203
Indexp. 207
2048 Follow-upp. 220
About the Authorp. 222
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