Creating a Human Rights Culture

Website for Dr. Joseph Wronka

Professor of Social Work, Springfield College, Massachusetts USA
Representative to the United Nations in Geneva for the International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW)
Fulbright Scholar in Social Justice, Poverty, and Human Rights
Author


In democracy dissent is an act of faith. Like medicine, the test of its value is not its taste, but its effect...  - Former U.S. Senator William J. Fulbright



Discounted order forms for Human Rights and Social Justice (2nd edition):
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Videos, Interviews, Shows and Some Fun Stuff

Please note:  If you would like to see an entire listing of public service announcements, videos, interviews, and episodes of my show "Creating a Human Rights Culture" on Amherst Media, please click on the link below (Thanks):
Iink to the Human Rights Minute, public service announcements, interviews, and show Creating a Human Rights Culture on Amherst Media by Joseph Wronka

My experiences and lectures (Slide Show with Commentary) as Fulbrighter in Islamabad, Pakistan, January 2015

Imovie on my experiences in Pakistan





Presentation before the UN Human Rights Council, Geneva, March 14th on Eradicating Extreme Poverty and Solidarity with Occupation Wall Street and urging a Convention to Abolish Extreme Poverty (CAEP)

Presentation at the UN Human Rights Council, Geneva, March 15th, on Integrating Human Rights Principles in the Millenium Development Goals and urging a Convention to Abolish Extreme Poverty (CAEP)

Interview with Ben Fehsenfeld of the International Fourth World Movement in Commemoration of International Children's Day, November 20th, 2011 followed by Video Come with Us

Interview with Ambassador Ronald Barnes, Chair of the Indigenous Peoples Coalition Concerning the Situation of Alaska and Other Issues Pertaining to the Overall Situation of Indigenous Peoples

Interviews with Lenny Foster, Spiritual Advisor to Leonard Peltier and Leon Siu, Foreign Minister for the Kingdom of Hawaii


Brief Five Minute Video that Speaks to the Essentials of My Book, Human rights and social justice: Social action and service for the helping and health professions (Sage, 2008)

Brief video by my son, Chris, of me  playing my accordion in lederhosen at Occupy Wall Street Handing Out Copies of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, October 2011.
Talk Show on Promoting Well Being Through Social Action

Why do Human Rights Violations Happen (Viewer Discretion is Advised)

Public Service Announcement on Commemorating October 17th as the Day for Eradicating Extreme Poverty.

Public Service Announcement on Commemorating November 20th as International Children's Day

Public Service Announcement on Commemorating November 16th as the International Day of Tolerance

Public Service Announcement on Commemorating October 10th as the International Day to Abolish the Death Penalty and World Mental Health Day

Public Service Announceent on Commemorating October 1 as International Day of Older Persons

Public Service Announcement on Commemorating September 21st as the International Day of Peace

Public Service Announcement on Commemorating August 9, the International Day of Indigenous Peoples

An Academic Minute on Northeast Public Radio on the Need for Creating a Human Rights Cuture

Interviews with three social justice activists in Pakistan