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Rights claimants (unborn/ fetuses)[edit]

Under the header "rights" and under rights claimants the unborn/ fetuses are not on there and they are people too. They deserve a place.

Or it could go under children's rights.

That sidebar is a navigation box linking to other rights-related articles. If there is an article on "unborn rights" or "fetus rights" to link to (besides general articles on the beginning of human personhood and the abortion debate and so on), feel free to add it (or just link to it here and I can add it for you, if you're uncomfortable with the wiki table markup). --Pfhorrest (talk) 21:32, 15 August 2012 (UTC)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fetal_rights

These are other links http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Personhood http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Right_to_life http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pro_life http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pro-life_feminism http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pro-life_Democrats

 — Preceding unsigned comment added by 98.228.223.184 (talk) 23:05, 29 August 2012 (UTC) 

98.228.223.184 (talk) 23:14, 29 August 2012 (UTC)

The article is flawed[edit]

It assumes that rights are inherent in the development of civilization, even though most civilizations lacked them until they were introduced via transmission from Western civilization. It is important to keep in mind that most civilizations operated for thousands of years (albeit in a terribly inefficient and arbitrary fashion) without any conception of rights. --Coolcaesar (talk) 21:49, 9 September 2012 (UTC)

Rights claimants (Consumers)[edit]

I think the part of the portal that says rights claimants should also include consumer rights. I found an article to link to. It isn't consumer rights, but it says consumer protection. Do you think this could go in? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Consumer_protection 98.228.223.184 (talk) 01:40, 11 September 2012 (UTC) 98.228.223.184 (talk) 01:42, 11 September 2012 (UTC)

On why the edit I reverted was an ENGVAR violation[edit]

Please see the diff. Here are the changes:

  • often considered -> generally recognised as
  • ways to categorize -> categorisations of
  • recognize -> endorse
  • Collectivized -> Group
  • recognizing -> implementing

... OK, I'm not going to do every one. The pattern is clear, no? In every case, Hendrick 99 is either changing something that is spelled the same way in both American English and Commonwealth English to a Commonwealth-specific spelling, or else he is changing an American spelling to a word that is spelled the same. The agenda is clear — he is trying to change the English variety from American English to Commonwealth English. --Trovatore (talk) 18:23, 8 August 2013 (UTC)