Treaty of Paris says each of the United States is sovereign and independent

The Treaty of Paris, which ended the American Revolutionary War, notes that each state, such as Vermont or North Carolina, is “sovereign and independent“. In contrast, United States of America is an association created to manage specific delegated duties assigned by the states, in this case ending the war. USA is not a country. Each […]

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Florida teacher reprimands student taking knee during pledge (video)

A Florida school district confirmed a teacher should not have reprimanded a student for abstaining from saying the pledge of allegiance. (see video below) We certainly would not want to infringe on anyone’s rights. A lawyer says the Florida statute is ‘not punishable’ and the student should have been allowed to kneel as long as […]