Originally Posted by Cannibal
Without a nation of laws created by men, there would be no "rights".
Anyone would be free to anything to anyone at anytime.
Yeah, and our Framers did not think "rights" came from men's laws either.
More authoritarian systems are founded on that principle. 'Cause when fundamental rights are inherent, they are not transferable. When they come from men, then men can take them away.