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Quote: Commentary:

“Everyone is entitled to all the rights and No matter who the person is whether sexual
freedoms set forth in this Declaration, without orientation, gender, etc. As stated in the
distinction of any kind, such as race, colour, Declaration of Human Rights “ everyone is
sex, language, religion, political or other entitled to human rights,” meaning that the
opinion, national or social origin, property, lgbt communities must have the same rights
birth or other status. Furthermore, no as everyone else since we as American
distinction shall be made on the basis of the Citizens are all created equal.
political, jurisdictional or international status
of the country or territory to which a person
belongs, whether it be independent, trust,
non-self-governing or under any other
limitation of sovereignty.” (Gary, Juneua)

“She asserted that gay rights and human It is outrages how the declaration of human
rights are not distinct, as some have argued, rights has said something along the lines that
and referred to the Universal Declaration of gay rights and human rights are not distanct
Human Rights as a foundational U.N. yet citizens still choose to violate their rights.
document guaranteeing gay rights as human Whether it be through violence, anything that
rights. She outlined how violence against the makes a citizen not feel wanted in their
LGBT community in any form is a violation community is considered violating their
of human rights, including the withholding of rights.
life-saving care or the denial of access to
equal justice.” (Gary, Juneua)

“Everyone has the right to life, liberty and This quote is meant to have everyone work as
security of person.” (Gary, Juneua) one and become stronger as a union. No one
should be excluded from their liberty just
because of their sexual orientation. This quote
from the declaration of human rights is meant
to prevent violence from happening but it is
truly sad that many people still decide to hurt
others just because of their sexual orientation
if this isn’t violating someone’s rights than
human rights might as well not even exist.