3 cartoon soldiers marching with instruments and original American flag

Declaration of Independence

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness…

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American Civic Values

  • Individual rights, (life, liberty…)
  • Democracy (self-government)
  • Unity; the common good
  • Justice
  • Equality
  • Truth
  • Patriotism
  • Rule of law
  • In God we Trust

Constitution (Preamble)

“We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity.”

cartoon lady starting to write the declaration of independence