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Letter: Definition of marriage is sacred

...from hindering another's enjoyment of his or her life. So, if a person wants to live a homosexual lifestyle in pursuit of happiness, that is completely supported by law, even if it is not by what I believe to be a higher law, the word of God...
My Turn: From the privileged few to We the People

...constitutional history is America's biggest gift to the world" because it better exemplifies freedom, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for all mankind. Nor would it disparage the legacy of our founders by suggesting they acted primarily to protect...
Marriage is not for homosexuals

...correctly on marriage. I doubt the framers of the United States Constitution had in mind that life, liberty, the pursuit of happiness; or equal rights would encompass the legal recognition of two men or two women as being married. Marriage implies...
My Turn: The worst kind of domestic violence

...they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, and among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness." Today we see tensions increasing between these founding principles and political reality. Nowhere is this...
My Turn: Let the people vote to end same-sex marriage ban

Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. These simple words, found in the Declaration...equal and all are entitled to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.? Sen. Hollis French, D-Anchorage, has served...
Nothing more than an act of love than your own, you love that person, and you express your love to them via an active participation in their pursuit of happiness.For example, I love you. Not the same way I love your mother, or the same way those two men on television...
All gave some, some gave all

...gave up their lives for those not able to defend themselves and to preserve the ideals of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness around the globe."During Hilbert's speech, he named several of Juneau's own who died serving in the armed...
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A never-ending war for self-determination

Our founding fathers told us a beautiful lie - that we all have unalienable rights to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness; that governments exist to secure these rights, deriving their powers from the consent of the governed, and...
My Turn: Nation's Founding Fathers were thinkers and subversives

...thoughtful participation in civic duties, volunteering our service, and aiming to celebrate life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for all citizens. The exalted status of "one nation under God" is not achieved merely by claiming it, much...
Think like the founders

...about our unalienable rights: life, liberty and pursuit of happiness. I, for one, am grateful the founders had of our lives, our liberties and our pursuit of happiness. In the earlier days of our republic the little...


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