The New States' Rights
14 Pages Posted: 16 May 2019
Date Written: April 16, 2019
A new states rights movement is afoot. Like the old one, this movement asserts that governments have power to abrogate vested rights and to confer upon a class of politically influential people powers to eliminate the natural rights of vulnerable people. The influential people whose power is thereby enhanced are adults. The vulnerable people whose rights are at risk are children.
Keywords: fundamental rights, positive rights, marriage, children's rights, vested rights, natural rights
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