Stories tagged “natural rights”

  • The Right to Death

    I admit it. I think our forefathers got it wrong when they wrote the Declaration of Independence. There is no natural right to life. What is a natural right? A right that cannot be taken away from you, no matter what. And clearly, life can be taken awa...

  • Natural Rights part one

    He looked back to the computer screen before him. The title “The Right To Death” in red letters sat there, like a challenge. Did he believe it? Was it fundamentally true? He pulled the keyboard closer and began to type. Is there a natural right to ...

  • Natural Rights part three

    Among the natural rights we have, is the ability to worship the god or gods we please. For some this is the Judeo-Christian god. For others Allah, or Buddha, or the natural spirits. Some will reject the spiritual and worship science or the accumulation...

  • Natural Rights part four

    Is a right to death a natural right? How many of us actually choose the way we die? Some can. I am a diabetic and as such I can “dig my grave one mouthful at a time”, by choosing what I eat. I could choose to smoke and thereby choose a death of hyp...