There is still much persecution happening in the world today.
Why has the situation in the world not changed?
It is due to people’s apathy and silence.
Auschwitz survivor and Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel spoke at the United Nations about the “crime of indifference.”
“The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people,” said Martin Luther King, the modern leader of the American civil rights movement.
Romanian-born Jewish writer, whose works provide a sober yet passionate testament of the destruction of European Jewry during World War II. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace in 1986.
※Martin Luther King, Jr.
From the late 1950s until his assassination in 1968, Martin Luther King, Jr. was America’s pre-eminent advocate of nonviolence and one of the greatest nonviolent leaders in world history.
We want to spark people’s interest and encourage them to speak up.
For this reason, we will interview the following people and distribute a series of their videos.
1) Descendants of people who historically changed the world
Grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, the leader of India’s independence movement
2) Victims of persecution
President of the World Uyghur Congress from the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous region
3) People who are taking concrete action to change the world
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.
An environmental lawyer, activist, and children’s health advocate
Through this video series, we will paint a picture of the future of our planet together with the viewers.
And we want to ask each other and answer the following questions.
What is necessary for a bright future for humanity?
What is the beauty of human existence that transcends language, race, and dogma? and …….
The first day of the series,
January 16, 2022 will be “Religious Beliefs FREEDOM Day”
For centuries, religion has been used to camouflage racism, deprivation of human rights, and human trafficking.Even now, Rohingya refugees, Uyghurs, Palestinians, and other vulnerable people are being persecuted and victimized by those who use their religion as camouflage.
What is Religious Freedom Day?
On January 16, 1786, President Thomas Jefferson proclaimed “Religious Freedom” (all faiths respected) in the Constitution of the United States.
This has been followed by successive presidents and has now become International Religious Freedom Day.
This series will be released on international memorial days.
We will inform you of the release date via e-mail.
To receive a reminder of this event
Reminders and announcements for the day. We will notify you by email.