Human Rights and Citizen Assignment Essay

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Declaration of the rights of man and citizen assignment

1. When was the declaration proclaimed?

The “Decoration of the rights of man and citizen” was proclaimed in 26th of August 1789.

2. How many articles does it have? List the three you think are the most important. Why did you choose them? they have agreed on seventeen articles. The most important are... “10. No one should be disturbed for his opinions, even in religion, provided that their manifestation does not trouble public order as established by law.”

This will effected on how people live, this will bring peace within the French and brings more freedom on what they want to believe in. This was a problem in the past, having expulsion of the 1394 with the Jews. This will bring in more people from other countries to live in France bringing more income.

“3. The principle of all sovereignty rests essentially in the nation. No body and no individual may exercise authority which does not emanate expressly from the nation.”

This law allows the people in France to freely express themselves, without having someone looking over your shoulder on everything you do. Leaving a communist like government to a democracy like.

“11. The free communication of thoughts and opinions is one of the most precious of the rights of man. Every citizen may therefore speak, write, and print freely, if he accepts his own responsibility for any abuse of this liberty in the cases set by the law.”

The French…