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Federalism In The Constitution

Black Indians. Native Americans in the Five Civilized Tribes sometimes owned African slaves. The Cherokee freed their slaves in 1866 and gave them full tribal citizenship. These former slaves were called tribal Freedmen.


Germany's intelligence agency, the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution in Cologne

from BBC News

Germany extremism: Spy agency employee arrested over Islamist comments

This file photo taken on February 4, 2014 shows the headquarters of a German domestic intelligence (Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution) (Bundesamt fuer den Verfassungsschutz), in Cologne.

3,021 words One of the many paths to power for alt-right ideas would be to control substantial elements of the federal government. This scenario has major limitations given the Constitution and the inertia that exists in the American system due to the nebulous divisions of sovereignty it imposes. It’s also hated by purists, who think the United States has to go. And perhaps it will eventually, because there is no method of totally fixing it from within. But controlling blocs of federal power…

An Oklahoma constitutional amendment that would bar the state’s courts from considering or using sharia (Islamic) law was ruled unconstitutional Thursday by a federal judge in Oklahoma City. …

from PragmaticMom

Who Owns the Money? Economics for 4th Graders

FREE 3 Levels of Government InfoGraphic~ Kid-friendly visual that helps make sense of each level's purpose and power. Great way to zero in on key concepts!