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Posted by: thepinetree on 09/11/2019 11:29 AM Updated by: thepinetree on 09/11/2019 11:29 AM
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Will Our Kids Be Free? - Al Segalla

Copperopolis, CA....September 17 is the 232nd anniversary of our wonderful US Constitution. For many thousands of years human slavery was normal - including in the United States. America was the first to claw its way out of the darkness of tyranny and put a solution down on paper.




Our founding fathers possessed an incredible amount of knowledge and wisdom by recognizing natural human rights and restricting the size of the new government, so those rights would be protected.

This led the way for future generations to emerge from almost universal bigotry to the enjoyment of liberty and prosperity today. Still not perfect but going in the right direction.

Just what are the fundamental human rights?

Although Thomas Jefferson used the term “pursuit of happiness” in the Declaration of Independence, the actual rights are Life, Liberty and Property as stated in the 5th and 14th Amendments to our Constitution.

Will our children enjoy a free society?

I think the answer is no, unless we rediscover and share the principles of our free society. That includes learning about the Constitution and especially helping young people do the same.

Perhaps the rise of Socialism in America is in direct proportion to the ignorance of our Constitution and its purpose.

I think there are two very easy ways to make a positive difference.

The first is reading and sharing the fun little booklet “The U, S. Constitution and Fascinating Facts About It”.

The second is taking the free ten lesson web course offered by Hillsdale College.

When would be the best time to start? How about today!


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No Subject
Posted on: 2019-09-11 11:35:37   By: Anonymous
 
It's amusing that you feel a need to call out the rise of Socialism yet not the current POTUS who would be king turning our nation into a Plutocracy.

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Re: no subject
Posted on: 2019-09-11 11:39:13   By: Anonymous
 
Yes it's important to instill this in our youth and for them to process this information. I also feel it's pertinent to teach our kids right from wrong-especially to educate them about the ills of taking drugs-ALL DRUGS. Not good at all and most of us I imagine don't want to see our youths' minds literally get "fried" from drug usage.

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    Loss Of Democracy
    Posted on: 2019-09-11 13:32:34   By: Anonymous
     
    Al and his pal McClintock are nothing more than lost soulless clowns.
    They talk Democracy, but are cons for the greedy swamp dwellers like dotard donnie.

    Dotard donnie is the real threat to our democracy . It os sad some believe his con, when donnie shows over and over he's only concern is for himself, he is a clinical malignant narcissist as his other dictator pals are.
    donnie fawn over these dictators, and has ruined the US's reputation with out longtime allies, nothing to be proud of. Attacking our press is one example of his distaste for our Democracy.

    Socialism- in polls a large majority majority want programs such as social security, medicare, public education, and many programs wanted by the public.
    The conservatives have been scheming to end popular programs as soon as they were started. bush worked endlessly to try to hand the social security fund to wall street. It is obvious, all that matters to conservatives is to gut social programs to enrich themselves. To support these greedy soulless clowns shows a lack of morals.

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      Re: Loss Of Democracy
      Posted on: 2019-09-11 14:54:31   By: Anonymous
       
      Well said Sir.

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      Re: Loss Of Democracy
      Posted on: 2019-09-11 15:01:37   By: Anonymous
       
      Democrats scheming to take money from the workers of america and give it criminals.

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        Re: Loss Of Democracy
        Posted on: 2019-09-11 15:37:45   By: Anonymous
         
        Au Contraire. It's the Republicans who are robbing the working class to enrich the super-wealthy. What do you think Trump’s tax bill was all about?

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          Re: Loss Of Democracy
          Posted on: 2019-09-12 11:26:10   By: Anonymous
           
          Stick it up your anus stevie boy. Au contretarded. Our kids are learning that the president can grab any womans genitalia freely. Pay off porn stars, call brown people infestations, take money from the poor and nothing from the rich, and pretend to be a good christian. Oh yes what wonderful values, what wonderful freedoms. Enjoy being phony republicans, because that is what you are. Backing an insane perverted turd that's anything but conservative is beyond disgusting, you all should be mortified instead you simply don't care. Shame on you. Yeah let's maga...

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            HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!
            Posted on: 2019-09-14 11:45:57   By: Anonymous
             
            HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!! LYING, CHEATING, CROOKED HILLARY!!!HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!

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              Re: HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!
              Posted on: 2019-09-15 07:33:35   By: Anonymous
               
              Gavin..making California great again!
              California love it or leave it, go gavin we love you.


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No Subject
Posted on: 2019-09-11 15:05:11   By: Anonymous
 
...liberty and prosperity? With the crushing debt, unlikely the future generations will have either.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2019-09-11 17:24:56   By: Anonymous
     
    Brought to you by the GOP - the former party of fiscal austerity. What a joke - and saddest of all, the followers don't see it.

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2019-09-13 15:33:58   By: Anonymous
       
      Al, my kids will be free and prosperous.

      Your kids and grandkids Al, will be slaves to the fear and ignorance you have taught them.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2019-09-14 12:02:25   By: Anonymous
         
        AL you are just an old fossil coffin dodger that has chosen to follow a false and extremely unintelligent reality star become president. Whom represents us in the most disturbing and embarrassing light as Americans. If Obama performed in this behavior you and your cronies would have crucified him. The man could not wear a brown suit or ride a bike with out you idiots screaming and crying. Now..get back to the pickle patch.

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