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Since your conscience is the part of your personality that differentiates right from wrong, if you are denied basic human rights you may come to believe that it is appropriate to deny others the same rights that you were denied. For example, if you were tortured, you may believe that it is acceptable to torture other people.

Different countries have different ideas on what constitutes "basic human rights"

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