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December 7 in freethought history…

December 7, 1787 – Delaware becomes the first state to ratify the United States Constitution, which had been proposed to replace the deeply flawed Articles of Confederation. December 7, 1875 – President Ulysses S. Grant, in his seventh and final … Continue reading

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September 30 in freethought history…

September 30, 1875 – In Des Moines, Iowa, Republican President Ulysses S. Grant, in a speech to a convention of the Society of the Army of Tennessee, says, “Let us all labor to add all needful guarantees for the more perfect security … Continue reading

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