What Is the Difference between Rights and Responsibilities?


A right is a privilege granted by a governing body that is written into law and can be defended or challenged in a court of law. A responsibility is a duty or obligation that is accepted, or put into action.
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The difference between rights and responsibilities is that rights are predominately privileges that have been granted to an individual by the governing body, and are usually encompassed into laws. On the other hand, responsibility refers to the limited list of duties that are assigned to an individual by the governing body and employer or in the society.
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