YES — Children should recite the Pledge of Allegiance at the start of each school day Advertisement - story continues below We need patriotism and unity. They must understand the importance of self reliance and the freedom to succeed and to fail allowed by a small, limited government.
Tea Party folks know a LOT of history and are willing to share their knowledge. Sure, our government is corrupt, but the corruption and moral downfall of this great country did not originate in the White House, but in the American homes.
And besides, this take up valuable Should the pledge be said in, which could be better spent on learning. Forget the differences of skin color, what other country peoples families originated from.
How long before tyranny takes over? It is certainly far from being an oath which can bind a student against what they are saying.
Speak up fellow Americans! While pledging to the Flag is, in fact, voluntary, that does not mean that stating it is any less important. Our Founders would have balked at a pledge of allegiance to the Federal government.
In this article, we are going to look at reasoning, as well as the ethical explorations behind it. My problems with the pledge of allegiance?
If the Pledge is such a great idea, why not compel all adults to make a daily promise of allegiance to our government? It was read, "I pledge allegiance to my Flag and the Republic for which it stands, one nation indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.
Because of how the pledge has been prominent in American society for as many as years, it could be said that it could be too big a change and un-traditionalistic if the pledge was to be abandoned now following on from the years of prominence that it has had in the educational arena.
It shows respect and honor to rise to say the pledge, and only takes a total of twenty seconds. The Pledge by children is that they know what our country is about.
Advertisement - story continues below The comments below are representative of what many of you had to say about this issue: I graduated high school last year and I had to teach myself the most basic functions of our government.
The Pledge of Allegiance is an agreement that they believe in what America is. Bellamy disliked this change, because it disrupted the melodic rhythm of the original composition.
The US Congress officially recognized the pledge on June 22, Probably a lot fewer. When you share to your friends, however, you greatly help distribute our content. By their high school graduation they should have a thorough working knowledge of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States of America.
After all, we preach freedom religious and otherwiseand then add "god" to everything we do. So - the main reason that the pledge of allegiance is said in schools is to instill a sense of patriotism amongst students. A, never the U. How long before the institutions created to administer our Republic become dishonest?
Therefore, the argument against the Pledge in terms of religion is invalid. However more than half of those comments were in support of reciting the Pledge of Allegiance each day. What do you think about that?
The main reasons for this are because it is believed that such a requirement would be against the Constitution on which America was built upon, as well as against the First Amendment which allows for free speech on the grounds of religion.
I am proud to be an American! It stands as a reminder of what our founding fathers bore witness to when fighting for our independence as a nation.
Now how many times have you actually stood up to recite the words? That is what the of pledge allegiance is all about; not a government or President such as the current one that places the Constitution in the same regards as toilet paper.Because tolerance comes from both sides, students like myself should be able to have the opportunity to say the Pledge in class.
Most people have forgotten the reasons why U.S.
citizens began. The Pledge of Allegiance should be said in school. The Pledge of Allegiance is an important tradition that helps instill patriotism and loyalty to our youth. It is a reminder of the rights we have as Americans, and it's a good way to start the day. It shows respect and honor to rise to say the pledge, and only takes a total of twenty seconds.
Students and teachers alike should continue to say the Pledge daily, and as they do, should consider its true significance as an honorable symbol of the American people. The pledge of allegiance should and will keep being said in my school and I will make sure of it. For those of you that disagree I am not angered at you I just say that this creed is for justice and America what about freedom of speech.
I would have to say 99% of the schools population does recite the pledge daily, though. In my opinion that is the way that it should be. Reciting the pledge is as someone above me has mentioned, showing respect for your country.
Why Do We Say the Pledge of Allegiance in School? In America, one of the key cornerstones of an educational day can be saying the pledge of allegiance in school.Download