Every American should take a few minutes, on its 241st anniversary weekend, to actually READ the Declaration of Independence, the document which we are celebrating the signing of. Did our Founding Fathers really mean that all men were created equal? Well, if so, they obviously didn’t consider nonWhites to be ‘men’.
When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature’s God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation.
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are…
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