The Fifteenth Amendment in the National Archives. In the final years of the American Civil War and the Reconstruction Era that followed, Congress repeatedly debated the rights of the millions of black former slaves. By 1869, amendments had been passed to abolish slavery and provide citizenship and equal protection under the laws, but the narrow election of Ulysses S. Grant to the presidency in 1868 convinced a majority of Republicans....

The Fifteenth Amendment in the National Archives. In the final years of the American Civil War and the Reconstruction Era that followed, Congress repeatedly debated the rights of the millions of black former slaves. By 1869, amendments had been passed to abolish slavery and provide citizenship and equal protection under the laws, but the narrow election of Ulysses S. Grant to the presidency in 1868 convinced a majority of Republicans....

Flags Of The World. Stories Behind Them | These stories aren't 100%. In case of the Brazilian flag, in addition to representing the night sky over Rio on November 15th, 1889, the flag's 27 stars represent the 26 States and the Federal District - Brasilia.  https://pt.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bandeira_do_Brasil

Flags Of The World. Stories Behind Them

Flags Of The World. Stories Behind Them | These stories aren't 100%. In case of the Brazilian flag, in addition to representing the night sky over Rio on November 15th, 1889, the flag's 27 stars represent the 26 States and the Federal District - Brasilia. https://pt.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bandeira_do_Brasil

"We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America."

"We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America."

The 15th, 19th, 24th and 26th Amendments guarantee the right to vote for US citizens. In 2010 SCOTUS destroyed the principle of one person/one vote in favor of one corporate person/two votes by ruling in Citizens United that the 1st Amend gives artificial corporations a right to spend unlimited amounts of money to influence public elections. 80% of voters oppose corporate personhood and 16 states have formally demanded that Congress pass a constitutional amendment prohibiting money as…

The 15th, 19th, 24th and 26th Amendments guarantee the right to vote for US citizens. In 2010 SCOTUS destroyed the principle of one person/one vote in favor of one corporate person/two votes by ruling in Citizens United that the 1st Amend gives artificial corporations a right to spend unlimited amounts of money to influence public elections. 80% of voters oppose corporate personhood and 16 states have formally demanded that Congress pass a constitutional amendment prohibiting money as…

The 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the Constitution.  The 13th abolished slavery. The 14th says a person on American soil is considered an American citizen including African Americans. The 15th prohibits the government from denying a person's right to vote based on the person's race or color.

The 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the Constitution. The 13th abolished slavery. The 14th says a person on American soil is considered an American citizen including African Americans. The 15th prohibits the government from denying a person's right to vote based on the person's race or color.

Our Colored Brother" Comes Up to Bat with the 15th Amendment by FIFTEENTH AMENDMENT: New York No binding - Seth Kaller Inc.

Our Colored Brother" Comes Up to Bat with the 15th Amendment by FIFTEENTH AMENDMENT: New York No binding - Seth Kaller Inc.

The 15th Amendment Explained: The Constitution for Dummies Series - YouTube

The 15th Amendment Explained: The Constitution for Dummies Series - YouTube

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