Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Be "HUMAN" first

Don't hurt them
Don't beat them
Don't hate them
Don't harm them
Don't judge them
Don't taunt them
Don't blame them
Don't avoid them
Don't neglect them
Don't abuse them
Don't criticize them
Don't ignore them
Don't torture them
Don't humiliate them
Don't disrespect them
Don't think ill of them
Don't be harsh on them
Don't wish bad for them
Don't discriminate against them

The old
The sad
The poor
The needy
The ailing
The orphans
The faceless
The helpless
The diseased
The different
The nameless
The homeless
The depressed
The powerless
The minorities
The weaker sex
The less fortunate
The differently-able

BE HUMAN first

It starts with YOU!

Written as a post of Blog Action Day 2013

What is Blog Action Day?
Founded in 2007, Blog Action Day brings together bloggers from different countries, interests and languages to blog about one important global topic on the same day. Past topics have included Water, Climate Change, Poverty, Food and the Power of We, with over 25,000 blogs taking part since 2007.
Blog Action Day will be held on October 16, 2013 and will focus on the topic Human Rights. 
Our tags for this year are #BAD13, #HumanRights, #Oct16
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  1. Superb message, very nicely conveyed!

  2. Wow, that is beautifully well said.

  3. This is beautiful! I've participated in Blog Action Day before but somehow missed that it was coming up. Thanks for sharing and participating.

    1. Thanks Amy. Appreciate your kind words. Nischala

  4. I love your last line. It is so powerful and sums up everything that came before.

    1. Thank You Kathy. The usage of "powerful" with any writing of mine makes me pleased. You made my day. nischala

  5. Awesome message, creatively shared! Good one, Nischala :)

  6. This would make a great poster! Very creative.

  7. A simple post devoid of any statistics , examples usage of 'big' words but written from the heart. A truly superb post..

    1. Thank you Kalpana. It was written from the heart. Nischala

  8. Wow, simply wow, loved the message and the amazingly creative way in which it was packaged and delivered.

    1. Thank you so much Jairam. Tx for stopping by, and leaving a comment. Nischala

  9. Be human first and rights will follow. How true! You explained it all in such a short post. Wonderful.

    1. Tx Shilpa - I like to keep them short and read them short. Tx for stopping by. Nischala

  10. Very nice :) short, crisp and sends the message just the way it is suppose to be.

  11. Sometimes less is more. So creatively and simply done. Message so nicely conveyed. Thank you! Pauline Mansfield aka The TurtleQueen

    1. Thank you Pauline for stopping by and your kind words. I think most times less is indeed more! Nischala