The Next Step for Human Rights

| November / December 2003

A new foundation devoted to pushing the boundaries of social justice to include protecting 'the right to equal dignity for everyone, regardless of status, station, or stage of life' has launched a Web site ( to highlight what organizers are calling the new Dignity Movement. Sparked by Robert Fuller's book Somebodies and Nobodies: Overcoming the Abuse of Rank (New Society), the Dignitarian Foundation and its Web site provide tips on how to promote the dignity of others no matter what their occupation, background, or perceived social status.