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- To change the world [2008-03-30]
- When the Tennessee legislature ratified the19th amendment to the US constitution (18 August 1920),women were soon to have the right to vote throughout the USA. Philosophers have only interpreted theworld differently; [however] it is necessary to change it.
- To change the world [2008-06-01 | Revised]
- ... candor requires acknowledgment that the Framers of our Constitution, to forge the 13 Colonies into one Nation, openly compromised this principle of equality with its antithesis: slavery. When the Tennessee legislature ratified the19th amendment to the US constitution (18 August 1920),women were soon to have the right to vote throughout the USA.
- To be free: beliefs, identities, and actions
- Freedom has become applied to many aspects of human social life as has the word free, and it cannot be emphasized enough that freedom is essentially a social construct, deriving from not being enslaved.
- What a law should mean: the power of a word [2007-04-09]
- It is always tempting to think that 'the law' is absolutely clear and unambiguous. Some people think the US Constitution is so clear and unambiguous that all constitutional questions should follow exactly what the document stipulates.
- What the Second Amendment means [2007-04-06]
- After gaining independence, the white inhabitants of the United States feared the consequences of having so many oppressed chattels (slaves) in their midst.