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Under this definition, our civil liberties don't change (except when we amend the constitution) but our civil rights change regularly as new laws are made or new interpretations are ruled upon.
Some examples of civil rights laws are:
-- Affirmative action rulings, which require preferential hiring of under-represented minority and gender groups;
-- The Americans with Disabilities Act, which requires that public places provide access for people with disabilities;
-- Vermont's recent Civil Union statute, which allows homosexual couples to get married...
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Enforcing and exercising rights often means that other people are required to do things or pay for things, which is where the controversy comes in. For example, blacks had the "right" to equal treatment in job hiring before affirmative action, but had no means to enforce equal representation in the job place until Affirmative Action laws took effect...
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