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Endangered: The Constitution Part 2

Frank166 Wrote: Apr 01, 2013 12:41 PM
No debate. I really like this guy's understanding and reasoning for us readers. Frank E. Vincent

The First Amendment to the Constitution was reserved for the position of highest priority of human rights in the minds of the British rebels who had founded the United States of America just thirteen years earlier.  They had just settled into something of a routine with the rebuilding of the states and the resumption of commerce.  But their perspective was as fresh as the war that won their freedom from King George III.

The First of our Bill of Rights reads, “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging...