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is core to the notion of “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” in the Declaration of Independence

  1. Christopher

    the idea that government may never restrict citizens’ liberty

  2. Ms. Sue

    I don't think so. The government can restrict our liberty in certain situations. For instance we can't drive 50 mph in a 30 mph zone.

  3. Christopher

    Human agency

  4. Reed

    The meaning of those words can be interpreted in many ways. A good explanation of the roots of the idea is here:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Life,_Liberty_and_the_pursuit_of_Happiness

  5. Christopher

    the concept of American exceptionalism

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