Human, Legal and Political rights

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Convention
An agreement, often betwenn goverments.
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Declaration
A document setting down aims and intentions.
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Act
A law passed by paliament.
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Human Rights
Things that people are morally or legally aloowed to do or have.
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Legal Rights
Rights that are protected by laws.
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Political Rights
Rights to take part in elections and other democratic activities.
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Discrimination
Treating someone differently because of their colour, ethnic orgins, gender, disability or sexuality.
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Homophobic
Fearing or hating homosexuals.
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Racism
The idea that some people of different orgins are not as good as others.
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Respect
To have a good opinion of someone.
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Responsibility
Something is your duty to do or to look after.
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Inclusive Education.
Schooling yhat involves everyone, regardless or disability.
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Vote
To choose a candidate in an election.
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Democracy
Governement by the people, either directly or through elected representatives.
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Election
Selection or one or more people for an offical position by voting.
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Member of Paliament
A Person who has been elected to represent a part of the country in Paliament
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Member of the European Paliament
A person who has been elected to represent a part of the country in the European Parliament.
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Councillor
A memeber of a local council, elected by people in the area.
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Compensation
Making amends; soemthing given to make good a loss.
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A document setting down aims and intentions.

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Declaration

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A law passed by paliament.

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Card 4

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Things that people are morally or legally aloowed to do or have.

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Card 5

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Rights that are protected by laws.

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