Flashmob Against Discrimination: Human Rights Activists Responded to the Opening of the Monument to the Roma Yard-Keeper
Today, March 3, 2015 in Mukachevo there was indeed a unique event that has no analogues in the world that degraded the dignity and discriminated against the rights of any normal person. At the intersection Franko and M. Tokar was a monument to “respect” rum, which pointed to “the only proper” for any member of the Roma community.
The news angered many in Ukraine Roma communities, the latter are not simply remain silent and tolerate such abuse. So today begins flashmob national dignity, which now indicate power, who are the real Roma.
Roma people are not dumb, and not allow themselves to close their mouths and humiliate the most valuable – their dignity.
PS: The centers of legal information and advice that provide free legal aid to Roma people working with the support of the “Roma of Ukraine“, International “Renaissance” Foundation. To learn more about the activities of a network of centers, foundations and principles of work visit the website www.legalspace.org under “Legal Empowerment of Roma communities.” The views in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the International “Renaissance” Foundation and other civil, religious and political organizations and individuals.