We the People (Constitution Song)
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We the People (Constitution Song)

Okay we’re ready to roll… Yes… Stay with me stay with me (Music begins) In 1787 … in Philadelphia delegates from the 13 states changed America. They wrote the Constitution, the rules to guide the land… defined three branches of government and today these rules still stand. They say we the people of the United […]

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The “Other” Preamble
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The “Other” Preamble

Did you know the Bill of Rights has its own preamble? You’re probably familiar with the preamble to the Constitution. Maybe you even memorized it in school. But most schools never teach that the Bill of Rights also has its own preamble. In a legal document, a preamble is like a statement of principles, but […]

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Preamble to the Indian Constitution
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Preamble to the Indian Constitution

Hello friends! Welcome to PreMate classes. In this lecture we will learn about the Preamble to the Constitution of India. The Preamble states, We, the people of India, solemnly resolve to constitute India into sovereign, socialist, secular, democratic, republic and to secure to all its citizens: social, economic and political JUSTICE LIBERTY of thought, expression, […]

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Constitution 101: The Preamble Delegates No Power
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Constitution 101: The Preamble Delegates No Power

A lot of people believe the Preamble to the Constitution gives the federal government the power to do just about anything. And a lot of people are wrong. If you learned anything about the Constitution in school, you learned the preamble. In fact, you may have even memorized it. Many people quote it to supposedly […]

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How the Constitution is Organized
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How the Constitution is Organized

The Constitution is organized into three main parts; the Preamble, the Articles, and the Amendments. When it was written in 1787 it only took up several large pages, but the best way to think about its organization, is by comparing it to a book. The Preamble is like an introduction. The Articles are like chapters […]

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