What are Human Rights? U.S. Government Gang Stalking Violates Human Rights – Aug. 16, 2015 U.S. Violates Its Citizens Human Rights – From the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

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What are human rights?

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) Palais Wilson … Contact. General inquiries: Telephone: +41 22 917 9220

Human rights are rights inherent to all human beings, whatever our nationality, place of residence, sex, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, language, or any other status. We are all equally entitled to our human rights without discrimination. These rights are all interrelated, interdependent and indivisible.

Universal human rights are often expressed and guaranteed by law, in the forms of treaties, customary international law , general principles and other sources of international law. International human rights law lays down obligations of Governments to act in certain ways or to refrain from certain acts, in order to promote and protect human rights and fundamental freedoms of individuals or groups.

Universal and inalienable

The principle of universality of human rights is the cornerstone of international human rights law…

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