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Dr Sharath Srinivasan's speech on "How can we still make sense of Human Rights?"

last modified Jul 17, 2017 12:28 PM

Is the concept of Human Rights still valid, despite its colonial and Eurocentric history? In a world of post-truth, fake news, and alt-facts; is it still worthwhile?

Watch Dr Sharath Srinivasan's speech on How can we still make sense of Human Rights? at the Founders Pledge dinner in London, where he makes a passionate case for its enduring relevance, arguing that ‘Human Rights - warts and all - remain today the most powerful practical expression of our collective humanity.

Founders Pledge is a global community of founders and investors who've committed to donate a small percentage of their personal proceeds to social causes post-exit. They host regular events connecting the worlds best entrepreneurs to social thought leaders, exploring the most pressing topics at the intersection of technology and philanthropy.