. . . an act or instance of revolting against civil authority or an established government. The Insurrection Act...

“We Hold These Truths to be Self Evident, . . . . . “

. . . . that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their power from the consent of the governed, That whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive to these ends, it is the Right of the People to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government, . . . .

Declaration of Independence – 1776

Inalienable- Definition



unable to be taken away from or given away by the possessor.

“freedom of religion, the most inalienable of all human rights”