When was the last time you read the Declaration Of Independence? Perhaps the most famous words contained in that document are found in its second paragraph in the preamble.”We hold these truths to be self evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness.”
While much has been written in recent history about equality it seems as if many have skipped over an important aspect of this document. That is, the words found prior to the mention of equality.
So what does it say? What does it mean? Firstly, understand that the Declaration Of Independence was a founding document. It formally declared our rights to be a sovereign nation. However before the reader gets to that part of…
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