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Persuasive Essay On The First Amendment

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As of right now, there are 27 US amendments with all kinds of rules. But I’m only going to talk about the main 10. Some may be outdated and need to be updated while others after 241 years still work in this modern world. Who knows maybe after 100 or 200 years some of the amendments will stay the same with no updates or tweaks. The first amendment protects all US citizens right to practice religion, to speak freely, to assemble (mainly for protesting), and freedom of the press. I believe there are a lot of advantages in the practice of religion. America is very diverse so everyone believes in their own god/religion. Now every American does get the power to say whatever they want but sometimes there will be consequences to what you say. I think they should probably add a little warning that some stuff you say will get you in trouble but then again, its common sense not to say anything stupid that will get you in trouble with the law. In the first amendment, the government does allow you to protest but only in a peacefully way if the protesting party starts acting violent police will arrest and do what they have to do to end the violence. Freedom of the press just means that the news is allowed to broadcast anything even if its negative against the government. I agree with the first amendment and feel nothing needs to be fixed it’s fair and equal for everyone. The second amendment is shorter than the first with fewer laws. The second enables citizens to “bear arms” meaning
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