Citizens Key words

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Community
A group of people who are in close contact and who shares common intrests and values
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Neighbourhood
A local are within which people live as neighbours, sharing living space and interests
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British nationals
Citizens of the United Kingdom
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Multicultural comminity
A community made up of people from many different cultural or ethnic groups
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Cultural diversity
The range of different groups that makes up a wider population
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dual heritage
People with parents or recent ancestors of different origins
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Emigration
Leaving your homeland to move to another country
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immigration
Moving to another country to live
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Minority
A small part of a larger group of people
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Identity
Who or what someone or something is
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Identity card
A card that establishes someones identity
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Tolerant
Open-minded, accepting
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Convention
An agreement, often between goverments
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Declaration
A document setting down aims and intentions
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Act
A Law passed by parliment
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Human rights
Things that people are morally of legally allowed to do or have
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Legal rights
Rights that are protected by law
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Political rights
Right to take part in elections and other democratic activities
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Discrimination
Treating someone less favourably because of their coloud, ethnic origing, gender or disibility
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Homophobic
Fearing or heating homosexuals
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Racism
The idea that some people of different origins are not as good as others
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Respect
To have a good opinion of someone
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Responsibility
Something it is your duty to do or look after
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Inclusive education
Schooling that involves everyone, regardless of disibility
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Vote
To choose a candidate in an election
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Democracy
Goverment by the people, either directly or through elected representatives
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Election
Selection of one of more people for an official position by voting
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Member of parliment
A person who had been elected to represent a part of the country in Parliment
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Member of the European Parliment
A person who has been elected to represent a part of the country in the European Parliment
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Councliller
A member of a local council, elected by people in the area
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Compensation
Making amends; Something given to make good a loss
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Card 2

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A local are within which people live as neighbours, sharing living space and interests

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Neighbourhood

Card 3

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Citizens of the United Kingdom

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Card 4

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A community made up of people from many different cultural or ethnic groups

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Card 5

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The range of different groups that makes up a wider population

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