PaladinHouse.com

Home » Politics/Government/Law » Progress

Progress

God Bless America

Source: Wikipedia

RSS Error: WP HTTP Error: cURL error 60: SSL: no alternative certificate subject name matches target host name '11b71a399b.nxcli.net'

About the Declaration there is a finality that is exceedingly restful. It is often asserted that the world has made a great deal of progress since 1776, that we have had new thoughts and new experiences which have given us a great advance over the people of that day, and that we may therefore very well discard their conclusions for something more modern. But that reasoning cannot be applied to this great charter.

If all men are created equal, that is final. If they are endowed with inalienable rights, that is final. If governments derive their just powers from the consent of the governed, that is final.

No advance, no progress can be made beyond these propositions. If anyone wishes to deny their truth or their soundness, the only direction in which he can proceed historically is not forward, but backward toward the time when there was no equality, no rights of the individual, no rule of the people. Those who wish to proceed in that direction cannot lay claim to progress, they are reactionary. Their ideas are not more modern, but more ancient, than those of the Revolutionary fathers…

-President Calvin Coolidge

We the People

We the People


2 Comments

  1. Albertha says:

    Hey There. I discovered your weblog the usage
    of msn. This is a really neatly written article.
    I will be sure to bookmark it and return to read extra of your helpful info.

    Thanks for the post. I’ll certainly return.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Goodreads

RSS NRA News

  • Another massacre targeting minorities has U.S. reeling May 26, 2022
    … ’ve been in the United States Congress for more than two … more access to guns. But in gun-friendly Texas, any … Friday at the National Rifle Association’s 2022 annual meeting. Former U.S. Rep. Beto … withdraw from this weekend’s NRA convention and urge them …
  • The Way to Happiness Foundation Counters Violence in Schools with a Program Aimed at Reducing Bullying May 26, 2022
    Campaign that teaches tolerance and that you should “treat others as you would want them to treat you” helps prevent school bullying and violence. WASHINGTON, DC, USA, May 26, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- The Washington, DC, Chapter of The Way to …
  • Mass Shooting In Texas Followed 2 Years Of Surging U.S. Gun Sales May 26, 2022
    … of record-setting gun sales across the United States, a trend … pistols, 3.4 million rifles, 774,132 revolvers … National Rifle Association that restricted federal funding for research into gun … NRA's Urging” (Forbes) “U.S. Bought Almost 20 Million Guns …
  • A Timeline of Failed Attempts to Address U.S. Gun Violence May 26, 2022
    WASHINGTON — For more than a decade, as mass shooting has followed mass shooting in the United States, Democrats in Congress have proposed gun restrictions to try to prevent the next tragedy, hoping that the fresh outrage and anguish of another massacre …
  • Full List of Republican Senators Who Receive Funding From the NRA May 26, 2022
    The political influence of the National Rifle Association (NRA) is once again in the … the debate regarding gun control laws in the U.S. after a gunman … the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence in 2019, about … pushed back on calls for gun law reforms in the …
%d bloggers like this: