by JOHN CASHON
Protecting our constitutional rights is the reason given by many different conservative groups today and for different reasons, but the idea of freedom and rights is strong in all of us, no matter who you are.
Close you eyes and imagine different groups saying that you are not entitled to the rights given to everyone else. They despise you and call you every derogatory name in the book, and they are condescending toward you like you are stupid, while others tell you that you aren’t even human.
To gain their rights as human beings, African Americans that marched for the civil rights movement had the courage to stand up against police trying to beat them to death, dogs attacking them, fire hoses trained at them, angry mobs in hooded white robes trying to hang them, bombs placed in their churches, arrests, and murderers of their friends not being convicted and freed from any wrongdoing. [MORE]