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The U.S. Constitution:
Beautifully Conceived

American Thinker, by E. Jeffrey Ludwig

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 7/18/2014 2:52:56 AM

Teaching in high schools in New York City for twenty-one years, it was disturbing to see that U.S. history textbooks often distance themselves from open praise and delight at the system of government our country enjoys. No sense of resounding gratitude is expressed for our Constitution. Federalism and checks and balances are dryly presented in a detached manner as mere mechanisms. There is no sense of honor accorded to the incredible vision of a government “conceived in liberty,” with the centers of power placed under wonderful constraints against tyranny. Further, students will typically find politically correct statements in

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Doctor P, 7/18/2014 8:23:28 AM     (No. 9929930)

and the liberals support the abortion of that beautifully conceived Constitution too -

ironically calling it a "living document" to kill the meaning of limited government

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