By Linda J. White at Fredericksburg.com
Dec. 15 marks 224 years since the ratification of the Bill of Rights. Can we hang onto it a while longer?
Sometimes I wonder. We seem all too eager to toss our freedoms away by limiting thinking, speech and beliefs with which we disagree.
What prompted my last head-shaking session was the loud, angry protest at a meeting on Nov. 17, at which the Islamic Center of Fredericksburg was outlining its plans for a new mosque. The meeting got so raucous a sheriff’s deputy had to send everyone home...
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