Rights And Responsibilities Of U.s. Citizens

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Rights and Responsibilities of U.S. Citizens

Become a citizen of one of the best nations in the world is a privilege that not many people have. I’m talking about the United States of America. If you are an U.S natural born citizen you have rights and responsibilities that protect you based on the Declaration of Independence and the U.S Constitution. People who are in the position to become U.S. citizens gain the same rights, privileges, and responsibilities of citizenship as natural born American with the only restriction that they can’t be eligible for President of the United States.
The United States Constitution protects the rights of every U.S. citizen from every background, culture or religion. Here are some of the rights and responsibilities that every citizen should exercise and respect to ensures that America continues to be a free and prosperous nation.

Before I start describing some of the rights and responsibilities it’s important to talk about the difference between these two. Rights are what protect you as individual in a society, things that the government has established for good in benefit of the citizens written on the Constitution and responsibilities is what makes you morally or ethically accountable in society, in other words rights are given to you from the government as a form of privilege and responsibilities is how you repay or give in return for those rights given to you.

• Freedom to express yourself
This right includes freedom of speech, freedom
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