Political Rights

Some articles on rights, political rights, right:

British Mandate For Palestine - Politics - Arab Community
... a safeguarding clause for the existing rights of the non-Jewish communities ... Power that it would not involve the surrender of the rights hitherto enjoyed by the non-Jewish communities in Palestine ... dealt with religious freedom and civil and political rights in all parts of the Ottoman Empire ...
Human Rights In Argentina - Political Rights - Government Corruption and Transparency
... Public officials are subject to financial disclosure laws, and the Ministry of Justice's Anti Corruption Office (ACO) is responsible for analyzing and investigating federal executive branch officials based on their financial disclosure forms ... The ACO also is responsible for investigating corruption within the federal executive branch or in matters involving federal funds, except for funds transferred to the provinces ...
International Protection - Universal Declaration of Human Rights
... The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in 1948, partly in response to the atrocities of World War II ... member nations to promote a number of human, civil, economic and social rights, asserting these rights as part of the "foundation of freedom, justice and peace in ... of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world ...
Torture In Russia
... The rights and liberties of the citizens of the Russian Federation are granted by Chapter 2 of the Constitution adopted in 1993 ... Russia is the signatory to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and has also ratified a number of other international human rights instruments, including the ... of the Council of Europe Russia has international obligations related to the issue of human rights ...
Civil Rights
... Civil and political rights are a class of rights that protect individuals' freedom from unwarranted infringement by governments and private organizations ... Civil rights include the ensuring of peoples' physical and mental integrity, life and safety protection from discrimination on grounds such as race, gender, sexual orientation ... Political rights include natural justice (procedural fairness) in law, such as the rights of the accused, including the right to a fair trial due process the right to seek redress or a legal remedy and rights of ...

Famous quotes containing the words rights and/or political:

    It is difficult for me to imagine the same dedication to women’s rights on the part of the kind of man who lives in partnership with someone he likes and respects, and the kind of man who considers breast-augmentation surgery self-improvement.
    Anna Quindlen (b. 1952)

    I hold it that a little rebellion, now and then, is a good thing, and as necessary in the political world as storms in the physical.... It is a medicine necessary for the sound health of government.
    Thomas Jefferson (1743–1826)