|Language of Liberty|
For a bonus assignment, look up the word “welfare” in Webster’s 1828 Dictionary. It is absolutely essential to search out the original meaning and intent of our founding documents, according to the men who actually wrote them.
“We, the People” was a concept never before considered in all of civilized history and is still looked upon with awe by many in the world. It established a declaration of hope that men are capable of governing themselves. It was a leap of faith that set us apart from every other society that ever existed. Our Constitution was the first to put forth this basic philosophy, and with this effort, the Framers created the greatest ongoing experiment ever devised by man.