To What Extent Does It Affect Today's Social Standards

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The Constitution states that “all men are created equal.” How would it affect today’s social standards if the Founding Fathers had written the Declaration of Independence differently? The argument is whether the Constitution was written to protect the affluent white businessman compared to the agricultural farmers at the time. If it was written to protect the affluent upper class, then why did they write that all men are created equal? This questions the morals of the United States Constitution in which it was founded upon and whether economics became a motivating force to create a strong central government. In addition, if the Founding Father’s intentions were to write the Constitution to protect the economics interests of the upper class,
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