scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 342
I pledge allegiance to my Flag and to the Republic for which it stands one nation indivisible with liberty and justice for allThe Original Pledge of Allegiance recited by Twelve million school children on October 12th 1892 The Pledge of Allegiance a tradition an honor and a national pastime The Pledge has been recited in public for over 100 years It has also been changed numerous times Most notable change was in 1954 which admitted the words under God to the Pledge These words were deliberated recently in the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals The court made a startling decision it said that the words must be removed from the Pledge of Allegiance because they are an unconstitutional endorsement of religion Now are they unconstitutional or not Should this decision be upheld or overturned I say we should work to overturn this outrageous ruling As Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle put it This is just nuts If we remove this portion of the Pledge of Allegiance do we then have to remove In God We Trust from our currency and would we have to stop the Supreme Court from opening its sessions with God save the United States and this honorable court and would we have to declare that our own Constitution is unconstitutional because it mentions God or the creator four different times I think not Honestly I believe the two judges that voted to remove under God from the Pledge are just trying to get attention on the national scene The one dissenting vote from the court Circuit Judge Ferdinand F Fernandez stated on his colleagues decision we will soon find ourselves prohibited from using our album of patriotic songs in many public settings If this ruling is upheld by the US Supreme Court our country will go through one of the largest governmental revolutions in history for we will have to re- write many portions of our government that
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA