Depending on your ideology, they're the basic rights to life, liberty, and acquiring/owning property, etc. you get from God that can't be taken away ("inalienable") or similar rights that are granted to you by (but CANNOT be exercised contrary to the will of) the United Nations.
"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..."
Thomas Jefferson - Declaration of Independence - July 4, 1776
"These rights and freedoms may in no case be exercised contrary to the purposes and principles of the United Nations."
United Nations - The Universal Declaration of Human Rights - December 10, 1948
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