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As if choreographed, the Humanist Manifesto 2000 appeared only shortly before the United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan announced the Millennium Development Goals, an ambitious program for the eradication of poverty. N. secretary general Ban-ki Moon favors the idea. No wonder in the modern world secular humanism and Islam are allies on the political and ideological arena. Unlike such crimes as these, the regular contortions on human rights in China are a topic of debate.

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