This is a very comprehensive blog about the founding fathers. Well done. In peace, Barbara
The world’s civilizations experimented with various forms of government for thousands of years. As good as some of them were, each would ultimately collapse. It may be considered astonishing that the Framers of the Constitution of the United States got it right the first time and an entire nation was built on the principles of freedom. For the first time in modern history, there were an entire people – Americans – who were truly free.
Some of the Founding Fathers and Framers of the Constitution, men who devoted lives and, in many cases, their personal fortunes to create a system of government insuring “freedom under law” to the people of this new nation. The word “miracle” was used by some of those men to describe the final version of the Constitution which had been laboriously hammered out in Philadelphia.
George Washington, the Virginia…
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