Entries by Joseph Riccardelli

Human Rights Are Relevant to All of Us, Every Day

Friends — Human rights are relevant to all of us, every day. The UN Declaration of Human Rights, opens with a complex philosophical statement: “Whereas recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world…” Whatever your […]

Five Ways to Conquer Fake News – Combating Extremism

Facts are on the chopping block and if you’re not already worried—you should be. Nearly two-thirds of Americans say they’re having trouble figuring out what’s real and what’s fake on the internet. Identifying facts is getting harder, especially with the bombardment of information tailored to reinforce our opinions. The challenge for all of us, as thoughtful consumers of […]