Where do human rights come from?

Where do human rights come from?

The best answer I heard was, “Human needs.”

A simple list of human rights

Right to live, exist.

To work for anyone

To own property

Speech

Security

Safety from violence

Protection from the law

Not being arrested unless there is reason to think someone has committed a crime

Having a fair trial

To be seen as innocent, even if a person is arrested, until the person is found to be guilty by a fair court

To be a citizen of a country

To vote

To seek asylum if a country treats you badly

To think freely

To believe and practice the religion a person wants

To peacefully protest (speak against) a government or group

To a basic standard of living (food, shelter, clothing, etc.)

Education

Health care (medical care)

That any adults of full age, no matter race, religion or sexuality, can marry.

A simple list of human rights
Not everyone agrees on what the basic human rights are. Here is a list of some of the most recognized ones:
Right to live, exist.
To work for anyone
To own property
Speech
Security
Safety from violence
Protection from the law
Not being arrested unless there is reason to think someone has committed a crime
Having a fair trial
To be seen as innocent, even if a person is arrested, until the person is found to be guilty by a fair court
To be a citizen of a country
To vote
To seek asylum if a country treats you badly
To think freely
To believe and practice the religion a person wants
To peacefully protest (speak against) a government or group
To a basic standard of living (food, shelter, clothing, etc.)
Education
Health care (medical care)
That any adults of full age, no matter race, religion or sexuality, can marry.

More answers to the question of where human rights come from HERE

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