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Monday, September 19, 2005

An Expat Comments On The Unconstitutionality Of The Pledge of Allegiance

I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands: one Nation under God, indivisible, With Liberty and Justice for all.

June 14, 1954

What have you been doing in the good ole’ USA since I left? A Judge recently ruled that the Pledge of Allegiance was unconstitutional because of one phrase 'under God'? An Atheist got offended by it. He should try living in Italy where there is a Cross in every building! He would go bonkers!!
The Pledge of Allegiance is said everyday before school starts not to incite atheist children to convert in droves to a religion, but to instill a pride in being American. Please note the last line Mr. Judge: “with liberty and justice FOR ALL”. How many people around the globe would be extremely honored to say those words, yet you rule them as unconstitutional. Why?

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