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Can i rights v responsibilities

  1. 1. CAN I? Rights vs.Responsibilitie s
  2. 2. RIGHTS Definition:Things that you are allowed to dobecause of nature or because of law
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  4. 4. Ok, ok… Here we go… “Because of Nature” A long time ago a man named John Lockesaid that every human pursues three things: life (survival), liberty (freedom), andproperty (owning things to help us survive).Mr. Locke called these NATURAL RIGHTS.
  5. 5. Ok, ok… Here we go… “Because of Law” Just as all people have natural rights, there are also rights that are created by the laws.For example, Congress can pass a law that gives people new rights! GOT IT! THANKS !
  6. 6. TYPES OF RIGHTS People put rights into all kinds of categories, but here are the two main groups with some examples. Personal Rights Political Rightsallow people to live how allow people to participate they want as long as it in the political process. doesn’t get in the way We need participation to of other people’s rights. have democracy.
  7. 7. TYPES OF RIGHTS People put rights into all kinds of categories, but here are the two main groups with some examples. Personal Rights Political Rightso Freedom of Speech o Right to Assemble People can say what they think! People can meet together!o Freedom from Discrimination o Freedom of the Press People must be treated equally! People can print the facts they want!o Right to own Property o Right to Equal Protection Under Law Aren’t the re more?
  8. 8. Yes!It’s your turn to sort the rights!
  9. 9. PERSONAL OR POLITICAL?Freedom of Religion People can believe what they want! Hint: Would this impact people participating in the political process OR would it have a bigger impact on people living their lives the way they want?
  10. 10. TYPES OF RIGHTS People put rights into all kinds of categories, but here are the two main groups. Personal Rights Political Rightso Freedom of Speech o Right to Assemble People can say what they think! People can meet together!o Freedom from Discrimination o Freedom of the Press People must be treated equally! People can print the facts they want!o Right to own Property o Right to Equal Protection Under Lawo Freedom of Religion People can believe what they want! The freedom to believe what you want is a PERSONAL RIGHT!
  11. 11. PERSONAL OR POLITICAL? Right to PetitionPeople can ask the government for change without fear! Hint: Would this impact people participating in the political process OR would it have a bigger impact on people living their lives the way they want?
  12. 12. TYPES OF RIGHTS People put rights into all kinds of categories, but here are the two main groups. Personal Rights Political Rightso Freedom of Speech o Right to Assemble People can say what they think! People can meet together!o Freedom from Discrimination o Freedom of the Press People must be treated equally! People can print the facts they want!o Right to own Property o Right to Equal Protection Under Lawo Freedom of Religion o Freedom to Petition People can believe what they want! People can ask the government for change without fear! The freedom to ask for change is a POLITICAL RIGHT!
  13. 13. PERSONAL OR POLITICAL? Right to VotePeople can elect representatives and vote on issues! Hint: Would this impact people participating in the political process OR would it have a bigger impact on people living their lives the way they want?
  14. 14. TYPES OF RIGHTS People put rights into all kinds of categories, but here are the two main groups. Personal Rights Political Rightso Freedom of Speech o Right to Assemble People can say what they think! People can meet together!o Freedom from Discrimination o Freedom of the Press People must be treated equally! People can print the facts they want!o Right to own Property o Right to Equal Protection Under Lawo Freedom of Religion o Freedom to Petition People can believe what they want! People can ask the government for change without fear! o Right to Vote People can elect representatives and vote on issues!The freedom to electrepresentatives is aPOLITICAL RIGHT!
  15. 15. PERSONAL OR POLITICAL?Freedom of Movement People can go where and when they want to! Hint: Would this impact people participating in the political process OR would it have a bigger impact on people living their lives the way they want?
  16. 16. TYPES OF RIGHTS People put rights into all kinds of categories, but here are the two main groups. Personal Rights Political Rightso Freedom of Speech o Right to Assemble People can say what they think! People can meet together!o Freedom from Discrimination o Freedom of the Press People must be treated equally! People can print the facts they want!o Right to own Property o Right to Equal Protection Under Lawo Freedom of Religion o Freedom to Petition People can believe what they want! People can ask the government for change without fear!o Freedom of Movement o Right to Vote People can go where and when they want! People can elect representatives and vote on issues! The freedom to move is a PERSONAL RIGHT!
  17. 17. TYPES OF RIGHTS People put rights into all kinds of categories, but here are the two main groups. Personal Rights Political Rightso Freedom of Speech o Right to Assemble People can say what they think! People can meet together!o Freedom from Discrimination o Freedom of the Press People must be treated equally! People can print the facts they want!o Right to own Property o Right to Equal Protection Under Lawo Freedom of Religion o Freedom to Petition People can believe what they want! People can ask the government for change without fear!o Freedom of Movement o Right to Vote People can go where and when they want! People can elect representatives and vote on issues! We can gather and speak our minds!
  18. 18. DO I HAVE RIGHTS? As a student, you have rights, but your rights are limited to protect you and your peers.For example, you can’t say whatever you want in aspeech at a school event. Your school can require you to be respectful and appropriate.When you are an adult, you have more Blaaaah blahfreedom to do and say what you want. blahhh blah… Does this seem fair to you? Give a thumbs up or down!Why might it be important for students to have limited rights in school?Give ONE reason it might be important.
  19. 19. WHAT DO ALL THESERIGHTS MEAN FOR ME? With rights, or freedoms, come…RESPONSIBILITY!!! There y ou go again! Explain yourself !
  20. 20. RESPONSIBILITIES Definition:The expectation that you will take care of certain !things’ror Oh Stu ff we e suppose perform duties d to do!
  21. 21. TYPES OF RESPONSIBILITY Just like rights, there are different kinds of responsibilities. Personal Duties Social Responsibilities Things you have to do! Things you should do!o Jury Duty o Stay Informedo Pay Taxes o Tolerate Otherso Obey Laws o Protect Public Safetyo Register for Selective Service o Register to Voteo Get an Education o Speak Your Mind We must pay taxes and should register to vote!
  22. 22. I’m a student… Do I have responsibilities?? Yes! As a student, your list ofresponsibilities might look a little different.Your list may not include voting, but it probably includes respecting authority.
  23. 23. Do they ever overlap? YES! Is voting a right?Is voting also a responsibility?
  24. 24. Do they ever conflict? YES!What if you yelled “FIRE!” in a crowded movie theater? What What RIGHT RESPONSIBILITY might be might be involved? involved?
  25. 25. In the crowded movie theaterscenario, which is more important: The right? Or the responsibility?The responsibility. Even though you have a right to free speech, you have the responsibility to protect the public safety. It would be seriously unsafe to yell “FIRE!” in a crowded movie theater…
  26. 26. LET’S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN? As we click through each slide, give a thumbs up if astatement is true or a thumbsdown if a statement is false.
  27. 27. LET’S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN? Rights are things that you areallowed to do because of science or because you want to.
  28. 28. LET’S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN? John Locke describesnatural rights as the pursuitof life, liberty, and property.
  29. 29. LET’S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN?The Constitution lays out rights for citizens of the United States in the Bill of Rights.
  30. 30. LET’S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN?There are two main categoriesof rights: Personal Rights and Private Rights.
  31. 31. LET’S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN?Students and adults have the same rights.
  32. 32. LET’S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN?While we have many rights, that also means that wehave many responsibilities.
  33. 33. LET’S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN?There are two main categories of responsibilities: Personal Duties and Private Rights.
  34. 34. LET’S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN?Rights and responsibilities sometimes overlap and sometimes conflict.
  35. 35. G re at Job! erstand us u nd a n k s fo r helpingTh our R IG H TS and N SI B I L ITIES! R E SPO

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