- What are rights?
- Why do we need rights in a democracy?
Which of the following is not an instance of an exercise of a fundamental right?
(a) Workers from Bihar go to the Punjab to work on the farms
(b) Christian missions set up a chain of missionary schools
(c) Men and women government employees get the same salary
(d) Parents’ property is inherited by their children
Which of these statements about the relationship between democracy and rights is more valid? Give reasons for your preference.
(a) Every country that is a democracy gives rights to its citizens.(b) Every country that gives rights to its citizens is a democracy.(c) Giving rights is good, but it is not necessary for a democracy.