If we are going to adopt chinese legal principles, we should at least have the integrity to adopt one chinese proverb: the beginning of wisdom is to call things by their right names we seem as a country to be in denial as to the implications of these laws and policies. G‑d created humans with their head above their hearts, reminding us that we must develop our emotional capacity under the tutelage of the mind to be of greater service to g‑d and mankind the school bell will ring for the final time in every student's career, and the task of translating education into living will be thrust upon them. After 70 years of loyal and lifesaving service, the nhs deserves to be celebrated but unless we can defend healthcare as a universal human right, we will always be fighting to preserve the nhs for future generations. The united states must be fully prepared to defend our country, and the deter act would put in place a bipartisan, comprehensive strategy to prevent future attacks on our elections we urge. You have the right to speak out both the california constitution and the first amendment to the united states constitution protect your right to free expression.
To honor the 2,852,901 us citizens who gave their lives or have been wounded to protect the constitution that protects your right to self-determine your community, state, and nation 43 the 38,159 missing in action, awaiting a return home to their nation of equality, justice, and freedom. We have all been willing to compromise our moral code or turn a blind eye at one point or another to win it's time that this stopped it's time that leaders understood that they must defend. Human dignity is inviolable and it must be respected and protected the dignity of the human person is not only a fundamental right in itself, but constitutes the basis of fundamental rights in international law the 1948 universal declaration of human rights enshrined this principle in its preamble.
Our natural reaction to those who initiate violence against us and wish to do us grave bodily harm is to protect ourselves and those we love jesus said if a homeowner knew a thief was coming to his house he would not allow his home to be broken into (matthew 24:42 - 44. Over 50 parliamentarians, trade unionists, faith leaders and anti-racism campaigners sign a letter warning of an emboldened far right and saying we must defend our multicultural society. Many reasons have been given for why we fight and our youth must die in iraqthe reasons now given for why we must continue this war bear no resemblance to the reasons given to gain the support of the american people and the united states congress prior to our invasion in march of 2003. Though passion may have strained it must not break our bonds of affection the mystic chords of memory, stretching from every battlefield and patriot grave to every living heart and hearthstone all over this broad land, will yet swell the chorus of the union, when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature.
We have to maintain it and defend it if we let freedom and liberty slip away a little at a time, then we are a people who doesn't deserve to be free just as the government has a duty to serve us, we as a people have a duty to defend our freedom and to understand and appreciate the rewards of being a free and open society. We must defend without qualification the right of women to make the decisions about their own bodies, and to have access to a full range of health care, including contraception and abortion. Freedom of speech is a principle that supports the freedom of an individual or a community to articulate their opinions and ideas without fear of retaliation, censorship, or sanction.
On the other hand, we do have the legal right to defend ourselves and our society against evil, and jesus knew that, so he told his followers to buy swords evil people are a danger to those around them, which is why self protection, and the outgrowths thereof, (such as the protection of one's family, society, and nation) is vital to survival. We have the right to defend ourselves and our property, because of the kind of animals that we are true law derives from this right, not from the arbitrary power of the omnipotent state natural law has objective, external existence. We must protect our borders from the ravages of other countries making our products, stealing our companies and destroying our jobs (applause) protection will lead to great prosperity and strength.
This is an instance where we can in fact, must have the right to have it both ways we should all defend charlie hebdo's right to publish even when it offends but we must also retain, defend. Human rights are norms that help to protect all people everywhere from severe political, legal, and social abuses examples of human rights are the right to freedom of religion, the right to a fair trial when charged with a crime, the right not to be tortured, and the right to engage in political activity. Less well known is the paradox of tolerance: unlimited tolerance must lead to the disappearance of tolerance if we extend unlimited tolerance even to those who are intolerant, if we are not prepared to defend a tolerant society against the onslaught of the intolerant, then the tolerant will be destroyed, and tolerance with them.