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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: Citizenship

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Staatsangehörigkeit {f}Femininum (die) citizenship
Staatsbürgerschaft {f}Femininum (die) citizenship
Bürgerschaft {f}Femininum (die) [jur.] (Rechtsstatus) citizenship
Staatsbürgerschaft {f}Femininum (die) durch Einbürgerung citizenship by naturalization
Staatsbürgerschaft {f}Femininum (die) durch Einbürgerung citizenship by naturalisation [Br.]
Einbürgerungstest {m}Maskulinum (der) citizenship test
Staatsbürgerschaft {f}Femininum (die) durch Geburt citizenship by birth


“No,” cried he, becoming more and more eager, “Napoleon is great because he rose superior to the Revolution, suppressed its abuses, preserved all that was good in it—equality of citizenship and freedom of speech and of the press—and only for that reason did he obtain power.”
The founders of states were supposed to be their benefactors, who were raised by their great actions above the ordinary level of humanity; at a later period, the services of warriors and legislators were held to entitle them and their descendants to the privileges of citizenship and to the first rank in the state.
It seems to be a construction scarcely avoidable, however, that those who come under the denomination of FREE INHABITANTS of a State, although not citizens of such State, are entitled, in every other State, to all the privileges of FREE CITIZENS of the latter; that is, to greater privileges than they may be entitled to in their own State: so that it may be in the power of a particular State, or rather every State is laid under a necessity, not only to confer the rights of citizenship in other States upon any whom it may admit to such rights within itself, but upon any whom it may allow to become inhabitants within its jurisdiction.
By the laws of several States, certain descriptions of aliens, who had rendered themselves obnoxious, were laid under interdicts inconsistent not only with the rights of citizenship but with the privilege of residence.
The test of moral character and devotion to the duties of good citizenship are ignored in the laws, because the courts can seldom deal with such questions in a uniform and satisfactory way, under rules that apply alike to all.

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