LETTER: Old-fashioned way may not be so bad
Published 08/04/2012, Watertown
Recently, it was suggested that to read the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution as declarations of absolutes is being “old-fashioned and old-school.” The critics, including President Obama, refer to the documents as products of a group of rich, stuffed-shirt, elitist, white slaveholders with the documents having little relevance to today’s progressive agenda.Word count: 296
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