Sherrill, Robert
September 1987
Grand Street;Autumn87, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p95
Literary Criticism
The article presents a discussion on the U.S. Constitution. During the two hundredth anniversary of the framing of the U.S. Constitution, the most fitting way to celebrate it is to find the most immediate example of ignorance of the Constitution. Most experts on the subject seem to agree that the wealthy men who wrote the Constitution gave little more than a passing glance over their shoulders at the first amendment and the rest of the Bill of Rights, which they tacked onto the Constitution only to win support from those they considered to be radical soreheads.


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