There are a lot of ways that you can be a good citizen . First , let's talk about the responsibilities of being a citizen . One of those responsibilities is to make sure you stay informed , maybe by watching the news , or reading the newspaper once in a while . Another responsibility you have to make sure you keep in mind , is to pay your taxes ! Now , let's talk about the rights of a good citizen . Every citizen of the U.S. has the right to vote , no matter what . A right that every U.S. citizen has , is the freedom of speech . This might not be the most information .... Well , I hope it's enough !