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The World's First Declaration Of Human Rights (It's From Ancient Persia)
"Made shortly after Cyrus of Persia captured Babylon in 539BC, the Cyrus cylinder records how the ruler allowed deported peoples to return to their homelands and ushered in an era of religious tolerance in his new, multiethnic empire." The Guardian (UK) 11/27/12
Posted November 28, 2012 12:46 AM




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