By Robert J. McWhirter
“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal ….” founded us on equality rather than ethnicity, liberty rather than race. The framers of these words in our founding documents failed to live up to their own words and resolve the conflict between freedom and slavery. The 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments emerged from the Civil War to fix this failure.
Publisher: Twelve Tables Press – August 2022
Paperback: 294 Pages
Paperback: 294 pages
Publisher: Twelve Table Press – September 2022
The 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments emerged from the carnage to fix the framers’ failure. These Amendments set a new and ever higher threshold for individual liberty. But the choice between the two Americas remains as relevant today as ever. Will we be a “government by the people, of the people, and for the people” or not?