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A Medallion of George Mason

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新兴的美国于17911215日通过权利法案 (Bill of Rights)


被称为「权利法案之父」的乔治梅森 (George Mason) ,仔细的写下这些确保个人自由的修正案。终其一生,他都是捍卫人类权利与自由的斗士。

Do you know your Bill of Rights? It is the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution, confirming the fundamental rights of American citizens. The new United States of America adopted them on December 15, 1791. The First Amendment guarantees freedom of religion, speech, and the press, the rights of peaceful assembly and petition. Do you know what the others do?

George Mason, the "Father of the Bill of Rights," carefully wrote out these amendments to ensure individual liberties. He was a lifelong champion of the rights and freedoms of people.

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