HumanRights Day Photos

Photos from The Universal Declaration of Human Rights: People from Around the World Gather at UN to Mark 50th Anniversary of the Beginning of the Human Rights Era

Sharon Silber of Jews Against Genocide, a New York City-based organization that was founded by activists who were concerned about the atrocities that were going on in Bosnia: "When genocide happens to people of any ethnicity, it really happens to everyone," she said. "And it's important as a Jew to speak out about that."