What are your individual rights and why are they so important?
You are born with your individual rights. These individual rights are not "given," "granted," or "licensed." They cannot be taken away at the whim of an individual, or a group of individuals, because something hurts their feelings or because they don't like you or something you believe/say/do. No one has a higher claim to your individual rights than you do. In turn, you do not have a higher claim to the individual rights of others. Your individual rights are:
You are the most important person on the planet, and in order to maintain your very precious individual rights, you must respect and protect those of all others - even and especially those you may disagree with.