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Natural rights


Randy Barnett has written about 5 rights

  1. Property
  2. Freedom to Contract (freedom to contract and freedom from having ones rights taken away)
  3. First possession - bring into a property ownership
  4. Self defence 
  5. Restitution
Natural law is a form of reasoning- given "if then" reasoning for medicine, architecture "Tells you how you ought to act "
i.e. to save someone's life you must perform an operation in this way.

Natural rights are not enforceable unless they also laws. But there are consequences of not following the natural rights.

If you want to live with peace and prosperity in close proximity, you need to define space.
We care about natural rights for the above reason

Good way of telling which countries are adhering to natural rights, is which way are people immigrating to or deserting to.
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