But even if he did, that would not necessarily end the slaughter—or human rights abuses.
Meenakshi Ganguly is Senior Researcher for South Asia with human rights Watch.
Lie Down with Lions (1985) gave a shoutout to gays in a laundry list of human rights to worry about.
Freedom from arbitrary interference or restriction by governments. The term encompasses largely the same rights called civil liberties or civil rights but often suggests rights that have not been recognized.
Note: Political leaders in the United States often use the expression when speaking of rights violated by other nations.