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Subject:  Re: Here's why Libs don't get it Date:  1/10/2013  8:55 AM
Author:  eudaimon6 Number:  665516 of 756878

The original Constitution recognized the legitimacy of slavery. Was slavery, the ability of one person to buy, sell, and dispose of a human being, another of your pre-existing rights? If so, what happened to it?

It was also ok for women to be denied the right to vote? Where was that right when the Constitution was ratified? Where did that right come from?

The Constitution can be amended. Anything in the Constitution can be changed, given sufficient support. The states can call a Constitutional Convention and the whole thing can be scrapped, if support existed.
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