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We are in an era where human rights have become centre stage politically and ethnically and real deal of energy is geared towards refining our world and constructing it into a better place, however the concepts used in achieving these goals do not fundamentally challenge the logic behind the dominant state actions. The world we live in today has change; it has evolved into a system whereby the rights of private property and the profits are more important to other forms of human rights. It’s therefore important that the human right rights which includes ‘’the right to the cities and why it is imperative for the voice of the people to be heard in the process of wealth distribution in the cities.
In the course of this essay urban space will represent spaces that are open for public use such as national stadium, parks, and streets. Spaces such as this have been great tools for activist and protesters to generate awareness on issues that are affecting the total well-being of the people. such space doesn’t serve as a generative tool of displace, it also create awareness an avenue for the expression of rights and when effort is placed on the pending issues the authority are drawn to creating solution. This is why space is important.
The video watched in class is an example of how people in the past have fought tirelessly for the right to be heard and a fair treatment among workers. Workers were brought into a different work environment they were exploited because they were not aware of the working condition of their current abode. Some of these workers do not possess the correct working documents; the officers who were responsible for ensuring the right people are hired and fired were also involved in accepting the people without work permits. The officers took advantage of the ignorance of the desperate workers who needed to survive at all cost. When they started gaining…...

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