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Here's HR101's list of metropolitan New York-area human rights organizations that help get you involved. Look through all the areas - Children's Rights, Women's Rights, Rights of Ethnic Minorities, Social, Cultural and Economic Rights and Civil and Political Rights -- to find the opportunities that are right for you.

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children's rights organizations

These places help protect the rights of all kids - like the right to be raised in a family, if that's possible, or the right to be heard in a court of law. Find out more about international Children's Rights and how metropolitan New York-area organizations protect them here.

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women's rights organizations

These organizations focus on the rights of all women - like the right to control your own body, the right to vote or the right to work. Learn more and get active in Women's Rights here!

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rights of ethnic minorities organizations

Is it a crime to spread ideas about racial superiority? Are all governments responsible for protecting ethnic minorities' right to vote or to marry? Read and take action for Minority Rights here.

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social, cultural and economic rights organizations

These organizations protect people's right to work, to rest and to be safe while they make a living. It's the bread and butter of life - and you can help protect it. Find out how here.

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civil and political rights organizations

Find out here how you can help ensure all people's right to choose their own nation, appeal the death penalty and refuse to take part in medical experiments.

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