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5th Grade NYS Learning Standard CITIZENSHIP AND CIVIC LIFE: Constitutions, rules, and laws are developed in democratic societies in order to maintain order, provide security, and protect individual rights. This is an example of a "classroom constitution" made together as a class. It allows your students to become more comfortable as a learning community. Also students are more inclined to follow and not break their own rules rather than rules that the teacher sets.

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President Trump Would Destroy the Economy

The last republican president had little intelligence and did great damage to our economy, our individual rights and the environment. Unfortunately, Trump makes Bush look like an intellectual powerhouse.

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Teaching government systems with gummy bears. I love using unconventional means to teach an idea/concept!!
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Indiana Takes on America: Discrimination Against Gays, Religious Freedom and Rewriting the Constitution

Taking a woman's choice to determine when she will have a family is not freedom of religion, it's taking away a persons individual rights.

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Feminism is for Everyone — Here's the Winning Pitch: Congratulations @Mariam Mouna for winning the "Feminism is for Everyone" Creative Competition sponsored by VITAMIN W, The 3 Percent Conference and Miss Representation. http://vitaminw.co/change/communicating-feminism Percent Conference

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Individual rights ~ Individualism ~ Ron Paul ~ G. Edward Griffin ~ Ludwig Von Mises ~ Ayn Rand ~ Thomas Jefferson ~ Constitution

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Amelia Earhart on Sticking Up for Yourself, in a Remarkable Letter of Advice to Her Younger Sister

“Adult human beings owe as much to themselves as to others, for by asserting individual rights, the baser natures of those who have them are held in check.”