I love and respect our Flag, Anthem, and nation because of American values embodied in the Declaration, Constitution, and the Bill of Rights. Our founding principles gave liberty and freedom an opportunity by flipping the relationship between ruler and citizen upside down. In America, citizens rule, and the government has to ask for permission when it wants to interfere in our life.
Our Founders knew our desire to give up our power and wrote down the values that would keep the spirit of Americanism alive.
The very first thing written? The freedom to speak and petition (protest) your government when citizens feel