Explain what obligations the U.S. government has towards its citizens and how these obligations impact individual and group rights.

Part 1:   

* Explain what obligations the U.S. government has towards its citizens and how these obligations impact individual and group rights.

* Provide real-world examples to support your explanation, including one personal example from your own experiences.

* Using your personal example, explain the position of the Democratic, Republican and a third party, regarding the example you presented

Post must be at least 300 words.