The Declaration of Independence (Links to an external site.). Please read the Declaration of Independence.
After careful reflection, please answer the following questions:
- In the Declaration of Independence, what do you think is meant by ‘unalienable’ rights? Where do they come from? How are they justified? Please make sure to be specific and carefully explain your reasoning.
- Now consider moral decision-making. How exactly does the framework of ‘unalienable’ rights (natural rights) establish morality? What would be an example of a behavior that these rights would establish as morally wrong? Please make sure to be specific and carefully explain your reasoning.
Your response to each question should be about 300 – 400 words in length, but please feel free to be as detailed as you wish.