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A Declaration by American Evangelicals Concerning Donald Trump
A Declaration by American Evangelicals Concerning Donald Trump

A Declaration by American Evangelicals Concerning Donald Trump Imperfect elections and flawed candidates often make for complicated and difficult...

Estonian Declaration of Independence, or Manifesto to the Peoples of Estonia (Manifest Eestimaa rahvastele), Feb. 23, 1918
Estonian Declaration of Independence, or Manifesto to the Peoples of Estonia (Manifest Eestimaa rahvastele), Feb. 23, 1918

Editor’s Note: This somewhat flowery document, that makes some nods to our July 4, 1776 Declaration, was issued in the...

Strictures Upon the Declaration of Independence of Congress at Philadelphia, October 15, 1776
Strictures Upon the Declaration of Independence of Congress at Philadelphia, October 15, 1776

Editor’s Note: Originally published anonymously in 1776, this 32-page missive against our July 4, 1776 Declaration of Independence was...

A Declaration of Liberty by the Representatives of the Slave Population of the United States of America, July 4, 1859
A Declaration of Liberty by the Representatives of the Slave Population of the United States of America, July 4, 1859

After the capture at Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, of the white abolitionist, John Brown —  who believed that only an...

Black Lives Matter Declaration — State of the Black Union (2015)
Black Lives Matter Declaration — State of the Black Union (2015)

Editor’s Note:  “We the People, committed to the declaration that Black lives matter, will fight to end the structural...

An Essay favoring American Independence (Oct. 22, 1776) that Rebuts a British Declaration Against Independence (Sept. 19, 1776)
An Essay favoring American Independence (Oct. 22, 1776) that Rebuts a British Declaration Against Independence (Sept. 19, 1776)

Editor’s note:  Embedded within this eloquent response by a South Carolina patriot is the full text of a snotty...

MyDeclaration & OurDeclaration

Dr. Cornel West  —  Why Dr. Martin Luther King Considered the Declaration of Independence a Great Moral Event
Dr. Cornel West — Why Dr. Martin Luther King Considered the Declaration of Independence a Great Moral Event

Why Dr. Martin Luther King Considered the Declaration of Independence a Great Moral Event by Dr. Cornel West The last...

A Declaration for a Caring Space for Students
A Declaration for a Caring Space for Students

Mental health is one of the many elements of a healthy lifestyle that many disregard — or that is...

Declaration of Equal Treatment and Protection for All People
Declaration of Equal Treatment and Protection for All People

A Declaration of Equal Treatment and Equal Protection for All People A true Declaration of Independence should offer equal...

A declaration against the war on drugs
A declaration against the war on drugs

A declaration against the war on drugs When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one...

A declaration of independence from Donald Trump
A declaration of independence from Donald Trump

A declaration of independence from Donald Trump, a vote for Hillary Clinton By Alberto Avendaño When in the course...

One Media, Two Americas
One Media, Two Americas

One Nation, Under Division We believe that the media is dividing the United States. Social media, news broadcasts, and...

Recent Blog Posts

A way cool visionary Declaration — for the sake of our future
A way cool visionary Declaration — for the sake of our future

I hardly know where to start — I guess first, with this amazing declaration — a Declaration for the...

Constitution High School Students’ MyDeclarations Rock
Constitution High School Students’ MyDeclarations Rock

On October 5, I paid a visit to Constitution High School, and held my latest exchange with students from the class...

Three Books on the Declaration: Chris’s recommendation
Three Books on the Declaration: Chris’s recommendation

It was heartening to receive today a supportive email from David Armitage, chair of Harvard’s vaunted history department, and...

Partnering Rocks
Partnering Rocks

Before I spend the rest of the day (after a near-sleepless night catching up on work) celebrating my birthday...