Once Upon a Time….

karendowdall

Remembering what Democracy is all about is key to maintaining personal freedom within our constitutional democracy within our republic. Too many Americans have never been to a dictatorship country, so be careful what you wish for…it can happen here.

Kathy Lauren Miller

29edf6e7cf452805e848d7975308c1f9   American mass protests, widespread through the US, have become a distinct characteristic of the 20th and 21st century by Americans involved civil engagement. Each of the top ten attended mass protests have occurred since 1963 and four of the top five have occurred since Donald Trump took office.

In case you haven’t read the clause recently, here it is:  The right to assembly is guaranteed by the First Amendment of the US Constitution: Congress shallmake no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press, or the right the people to assemble, and to the petition the Government for a redress of grievances.

When the government sends armed police to break-up and or arrest peaceful demonstrations by Americans, something is going terribly wrong…

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7 thoughts on “In Search of History 3.0

  1. frenchc1955 says:

    Karen, thank you for reblogging this excellent post!

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    1. Charles, thank you and you are welcome. The writer of this blog is a history buff and this one especially, gained my interest. Karen

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    2. My pleasure, Charles, and you are welcome. Karen 🙂

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  2. cindy knoke says:

    Yes. Things are terribly wrong.

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    1. Hi Cindy, and yes, things are terribly wrong and I fear it will get worse before it gets better, but it will get better. Thank goodness that November will be here before much more damage to our country happens. Karen 🙂

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  3. I still say as a military brat that EVERY American should be required to live in another country (one that does not speak English and is not necessarily Christian) for ONE YEAR. I consider having been raised in different countries to have made me personally and vividly aware of how much a pebble on the beach we are in this country.

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    1. Absolutely KC, then, they would look at America in a very different way. I was military Brat too, I even married into the military – Air Force.

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