Children understand basic human rights often better than many adults. The minds of young people aren’t cluttered with conflicted realities about what every human deserves the way that adults may become.

Youth aren’t born wanting warfare and inequality. Around the world, that generation hopes for peace where they live. And basic human rights are what every child deserve.

Thank you to Ani Bodhossian for shooting this short video!

-Alok Appadurai is a writer, poet, father vegetarian, founder of Fed By Threads, a public speaker, and believer in kindness.

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