Because freedom can't protect itself
July 4, 1776 was the day the Declaration of Independence was signed and distributed. It started the Revolutionary War. I politely suggest that the author correct this error in the first sentence.
^Actually the Revolutionary War started the previous spring in April of 1775 in Lexington, MA. (Paul Revere, anyone?). Was everyone asleep during US history in high school?
Get breaking news on issues you care about
Help fight for our rights. Donate to the ACLU.
Sign up for the ACLU Action newsletter.
Chip in to help protect all of our rights and liberties.
© ACLU, 125 Broad Street, 18th Floor, New York NY 10004
This is the website of the American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU Foundation.
Learn more about these two components of the ACLU.