ASL sign for HUMAN RIGHTS


Meaning: Something to which all humans are entitled to without discrimination (e.g. the rights to life, liberty, equality, and a fair trial, freedom from slavery and torture, and freedom of thought and expression, etc.).


Related signs: World Federation of the Deaf, sign language, United Nations.

Deaf Quotes

"Human rights for deaf people are directly connected to sign languages and strong deaf communities." -- Florjan Rojba (Albania), WFD Member.

Human rights quote
Source: World Federation of the Deaf. Aug. 28, 2020.