Resource Title

Eduardo Galeano: The right to dream of a better world (El derecho a soñar)

Summary

In 1948, and again in 1976, the United Nations proclaimed long lists of human rights, but most of the world’s people still enjoy only the rights to see, hear and remain silent.

Suppose we exercise the never-proclaimed right to dream? Let’s set our sights above and beyond the abominations of today to divine another possible world.

The right to dream is a poem written and read by Eduardo Galeano.

Resource Details

  • Date added: 3rd January 2015
  • Author: Eduardo Galeano
  • Publisher: CCPA Monitor
  • Country of Publication: Canada
  • Year: 2008
  • Duration: 5:54

Description

Published on Aug 29, 2008

Eduardo Galeano is an Uruguayan writer on political and economic issues and the author of Upside Down.

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