The history of the United States from 1865 until 1918 covers the Reconstruction
Era, the Gilded ... The United States tried and failed to broker a peace settlement
for World War I, .... if we see Re...
To us as a people it has been granted to lay the foundations of our national life in
a new ... We have become a great nation, forced by the fact of its greatness into ...
If we fail, the cause of free self-government throughout the world will rock to its ...
To us as a people it has been granted tolay the foundations of our national life in
a new continent. ... We have become a great nation, forced by the fact of its
greatness intorelations with ... If we fail, the cause of free self-
governmentthroughout the world will rock to its foundations, ... We know that self-
government is difficult.
We hold these Truths to be self-evident, that all Men are … endowed by their
Creator ... to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government, laying its
Foundation on .... and the Declaration of the Causes and Necessity of Taking Up
Arms (1775). ... If that fails, ultimately they will use police actions and military
force to put...
Do you understand your own language?" Walker dared America to live up to its
self-proclaimed ideals. If all men were created equal, then why was slavery legal
But it did not fail, and the experiment proved that an educated and ... "When
forced to assume [self-government], we were novices in its science. ... and moral,
wielded over them by authorities independent of their will. ... "Their habits of law
and order, their ideas almost innate of the vital elements of free government, of ...
Oct 1, 2014 ... It will be seen that the legitimacy of the U.S. system of government is based ... If
you make of the law the palladium of the freedom and the property rights of ...
their individual rights to legitimate self-defense, you will establish on a just ..... is a
world of consistent and equal rights, “a world in which we can at...
In all that the people can individually do as well for themselves, government
ought not to interfere. .... we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the
support of a cause ... If destruction be our lot, we must ourselves be its author and
finisher. .... has been the fondest hope of the lovers of freedom throughout the
Every dollar that we carelessly waste means that their life will be so much the
more meager. .... If we are to create on this continent a free Republic and an
enlightened civilization ... They have been amazed at our genius for self-
government. .... to keep the colored men from supporting the national cause
Unless we can make the philosophic foundations of a free society once more a
living ... If a nation values anything more than freedom, it will lose its freedom;
and the .... And this great republic born alone in liberty is leading the world
toward a new ..... The basis of self-government and freedom requires the
development of ...