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…people for purposes other than those explicitly specified in the Constitution. However, less than a year after the last of the states ratified the Constitution, Hamilton began arguing that the…

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Which nation has the longest-standing written constitution of all nations in the world? 3 Per the Encyclopedia Britannica, the Constitution of the United States of America is the “oldest written…

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Which U.S. president is known as the “Father of the Constitution” for his central role in its formation? 3 Per the World Book Encyclopedia, James Madison is “often called the…

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Does the U.S. Constitution generally require federal, state, and local governments to protect the free speech rights of people in public venues from infringement by private individuals? 2 The 14th…

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According to Supreme Court rulings, does the right to free speech under the U.S. Constitution prevent government from censoring “hate speech”? 2 In the 1949 case of Terminiello v. Chicago,…

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What did James Madison, the father of the Constitution and primary author of the Bill of Rights, consider to be the worst form of oppression? 3 During the Constitutional Convention,…

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…the governed.” At the Constitutional Convention, James Madison, who would later author the Bill of Rights and become known as the “Father of the Constitution” for his central role in…

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…U.S. Constitution requires federal, state, and local governments to provide “equal protection of the laws” to all people in their jurisdictions. This means these governments have a measure of responsibility…

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