What Are Human Rights?
Human rights are the rights to which each person is entitled simply because she or he is a human being.
All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of sisterhood /brotherhood.
Everyone has the right to life, liberty and security of the person. No one should be subjected to torture or to cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.